Ega

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A language of Côte d’Ivoire

Alternate Names
Diés, Egwa
Population

2,500 (2001 B. Connell).

Location

Sud-Bandama Region, Diés canton, Borondoukou village near Gly.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

More vigorous than was previously thought (2001 R. Blench). Ethnic group growing, but with some shift to Dida language due to intermarriage and other influences. Some count themselves as ethnic Dida in the census.

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian, Muslim.