50,000 in Greenland (2007 I. Larsen). 3,000 East Greenlandic, 44,000 West Greenlandic, 800 North Greenlandic. Population total all countries: 57,000.
About 80 communities of populations over 10. Also in Denmark (Greenlandic Kalaallisut).
1 (National). Statutory national language (1978, Home Rule Act No. 577 of 29 November, Article 9.1).
East Greenlandic, Iniktun (Inuktun, North Greenlandic, “Polar Eskimo” , Thule Inuit), West Greenlandic. Dialects border on being different languages (1995 M. Krauss).
Vigorous in Greenland. Also use Danish [dan].