Lithuanian Sign LanguagePrint
8,000 (2014 EUD). 14,500 (2014 IMB).
5 (Developing). Recognized language (1995, No. 630, native language of the deaf).
None known. Many variants, with attempts at standardization (Kupčinskas 1999). Affected by Russian Sign Language [rsl] from 1945 until 1990.
Deaf schools. Deaf associations.
Fingerspelling system similar to French Sign Language [fsl]. Video remote interpreting service launched 2012. 100 sign language interpreters (2014 EUD). Christian (Roman Catholic).