Language of the Day for 16 March 2013

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Miao, Western Xiangxi [mmr]

A language of
China
Population
820,000 (Wang Fushi and Mao Zhongwu 1995), decreasing.
Status
6a (Vigorous).
Language Use
Vigorous, strong sense of ethnic identity. Most domains except education. Positive attitudes.
Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 40% or more. Dictionary.