Buli

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A language of Ghana

Alternate Names
Bulisa, Guresha, Kanjaga
Population

150,000 (2003 GILLBT), increasing.

Location

Sandema District.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Most similar to Konni [kma]. Lexical similarity: 77% with Mampruli [maw].

Language Use

Vigorous. All domains. All ages.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Around 10%. Literacy rate in L2: 5%–15%. Dictionary. NT: 1996.
Writing
Latin script, used since 1985.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian, Muslim.