Kogi

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A language of Colombia

Alternate Names
Coghui, Cogui, Kagaba, Kaggaba, Kogui
Population

9,910 (2004 DNP). Nearly all monolingual.

Location

Magdalena and La Guajira departments; north, east, and west slopes of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Typology

SOV.

Language Use

Also use Malayo [mbp], Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: Below 5%. Bible portions: 2000–2006.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].