Language of the Day for 13 March 2013

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Kâte [kmg]

A language of
Papua New Guinea
Population
20,000 (2011 M. Muhujupe). Ethnic population: 12,500.
Status
3 (Wider communication).
Language Use
Used by 80,000 Lutherans as church language (1980 UBS).
Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 25%–50%. Literacy rate in L2: 50%–75%. Dictionary. Bible: 1978.