Kunimaipa

Print

A language of Papua New Guinea

Population

8,200 (2000 census). 2,320 in Morobe Province (2000 census).

Location

Central Province, north Goilala district; Morobe Province, Wau district.

Language Maps
Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Gajili (Gajila, Gazili, Hazili), Karuama, Kâte (Hate).

Typology

SOV

Language Use

Also use Tok Pisin [tpi].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 15%–25%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Grammar. NT: 1990–2002.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.