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A language of Côte d’Ivoire

Alternate Names
Cama, Caman, Kyama, Tchaman, Tsama, Tyama
Population

75,900 (1988 census).

Location

Lagunes Region, urban Abidjan, Dabou subprefecture, Bingerville subprefecture. 57 villages, including 27 in Abidjan.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Not related to surrounding languages.

Language Use

Also use French [fra]. Used as L2 by Attié [ati], Beti [eot].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 50%–75%. Radio programs. NT: 1998.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Christian, Christian.