Language of the Day for 02 March 2014

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Rakhine [rki]

A language of
Bangladesh
Population
200,000 in Bangladesh (2011 SIL).
Status
5 (Dispersed).
Language Use
All ages. Positive attitudes. Many also use Bengali [ben], especially men. Also use Burmese [mya], Chittagonian [ctg].
Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 80%. Literacy rate in L2: 60% in Rohingya [rhg], 30% in Marma [rmz].