Kanite

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Population

8,000 (1991 SIL).

Location

Eastern Highlands Province, Okapa district.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Keyagana [kyg] and Inoke-Yate [ino].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 25%–50%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. NT: 1980–2002.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].