Nauru

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Official Name
Republic of Nauru, Naoero
Population
10,000
General Remarks
One coral island
National Languages
English
Literacy Rate
97% (2004 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Fijian (180), Kiribati (1,700), Kosraean, Marshallese, Tuvaluan (790), Yue Chinese (630)
General References
Bender and Rehg 1991; Wurm 2007
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Nauru is 3. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are institutional and 1 is in trouble.