Bogaya

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Bogaia, Pogaya
Population

300 (Wurm and Hattori 1981).

Location

Western Province; south Highlands Province.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Significant intermarriage with Duna [duc] (more prestigious) is leading to mixed language use among some Bogaya.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 5%. Literacy rate in L2: Below 5%.