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China–Taiwan
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for China–Taiwan is 25. Of these, 22 are living and 3 are extinct. Of the living languages, 20 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 4 are institutional, 6 are developing, 1 is vigorous, 3 are in trouble, and 8 are dying.
Official Name
Taiwan, Province of China. Also referred to as Republic of China
Population

23,415,000 (2015 World Factbook)

Principal Languages
Mandarin Chinese
Literacy Rate
99% (2015 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Halh Mongolian (6,000), Kalmyk-Oirat, Tibetan (2,000), Uyghur, Vietnamese
Deaf Population
104,000 (2004)
General References
Li 1990, Sebeok 1971, Tryon 1995, Tsuchida 1976, Wurm 2000, Wurm 2007, Wurm and Hattori 1981
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for China–Taiwan is 25. Of these, 22 are living and 3 are extinct. Of the living languages, 20 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 4 are institutional, 6 are developing, 1 is vigorous, 3 are in trouble, and 8 are dying.
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