Togo

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Togo
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Togo is 43. All are living languages. Of these, 4 are institutional, 22 are developing, 15 are vigorous, and 2 are in trouble.
Official Name
Togolese Republic, République Togolaise
Population

6,817,000 (2013 World Bank)

Principal Languages
French
Literacy Rate
44% (2009 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Hausa, Mampruli (10,000), Yoruba
General References
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989; Gblem-Poidi and Kantchoa 2012; Heine 1968; Manessy 1975, 1981; Stewart 1971; Vanderaa 1991
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Togo is 43. All are living languages. Of these, 4 are institutional, 22 are developing, 15 are vigorous, and 2 are in trouble.
Products
See full country report.