Cambodia

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Official Name
Kingdom of Cambodia
Population
15,200,000
Principal Languages
Central Khmer, English
Literacy Rate
66% (2007 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Min Nan Chinese (350,000), Yue Chinese (20,000)
Deaf Population
85,000
General References
Bradley 2007; Diffloth and Zide 1992; Lebar, Hickey, and Musgrave 1964; Thomas and Headley 1970; Voegelin and Voegelin 1977; Wurm and Hattori 1981
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Cambodia is 22. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is institutional, 5 are developing, 2 are vigorous, 10 are in trouble, and 4 are dying.