Chuj

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A language of Guatemala

Alternate Names
Chuh, Chuhe, Chuj de San Mateo Ixtatán, Chuje
Population

41,600 in Guatemala (1991 SIL). Population total all countries: 43,370.

Location

Central western Coatán river area, west Huehuetenango Department.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 20%–60%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%. Bible: 2007.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

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