Asumboa

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A language of Solomon Islands

Alternate Names
Asumbua, Asumuo
Population

10 (1999 SIL).

Location

Temotu Province, Utupua island, Asumbuo village.

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Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Typology

SVO.

Language Use

Shifting to Amba [utp] (Wurm 2007). Also use Amba [utp], Pijin [pis], Tanibili [tbe].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 10%–30%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%.