South Sudan

Official Name
Republic of South Sudan
Population Full

11,296,000 (2013 World Bank)

Principal Languages
General References
Bender 1983; Doornbos and Bender 1983; Stevenson 1984
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for South Sudan is 71. Of these, 68 are living and 3 are extinct. Of the living languages, 12 are institutional, 24 are developing, 15 are vigorous, 11 are in trouble, and 6 are dying.
See full country report.