Language of the Day for 14 July 2013Print
A language of
9,000 in Cameroon (1982 SIL), increasing. Population total all countries: 22,000.
Some churches use Kwasio exclusively; some use a mixture with French [fra]. All domains. All ages, though many youth lose proficiency to French [fra]. Positive attitudes. French [fra] used in education, politics and media.
Literacy rate in L1: 10%. Literacy rate in L2: 75% in French [fra]. Poetry. Radio programs. Bible portions: 1957–1969.