Moldova

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Moldova
A country in Europe
The number of individual languages listed for Moldova is 10. All are living languages. Of these, 3 are indigenous and 7 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 5 are developing, and 3 are vigorous.
Official Name
Republic of Moldova
Population

4,069,000 (2015 UNDESA)

General Remarks
No population results from Transnistria, which unilaterally declared independence from Moldova in 1990, recognized only by Russia and other breakaway territories
Principal Languages
Romanian, Russian
Literacy Rate
99% (2013 World Bank)
Immigrant Languages
Crimean Tatar (1,860), Hungarian, Vlax Romani
Deaf Population
5,000
General References
Sebeok 1963
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Moldova is 10. All are living languages. Of these, 3 are indigenous and 7 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 5 are developing, and 3 are vigorous.
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