Lukpa

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A language of Benin

Alternate Names
Dompago, Legba, Logba, Lokpa, Lugba
Population

83,400 in Benin (2014 J. Leclerc). Total users in all countries: 101,300.

Location

Donga department: Ouake, Bassila communes, Kémérida area, border areas west of Djougou town; Borgou department: Tchaouroue commune.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Language Use

All ages. Also use Yom [pil]. Also use French [fra], in varying degrees depending on education level. Used as L2 by Kura Ede Nago [nqk], Yom [pil].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 5%–30%. Dictionary. Bible: 2009.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Different from Logba [lgq] of Ghana. Traditional religion, Christian.

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