Chakali

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A language of Ghana

Population

6,000 (2003 GILLBT).

Location

East of Wa; Ducie village is largest.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Lexical similarity: 62% with Tampulma [tpm], 68% with Vagla [vag].

Language Use

Home. In Tuasa, only older people; in other villages children also use it. Also use Wali [wlx]. Chakali seem to accept the Wali language, but do not approve of it being used in their homes.

Writing
Unwritten.
Other Comments

Muslim, traditional religion, Christian.