Mualang

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A language of Indonesia

Population

40,000 (Tjia 2007).

Location

West Kalimantan Province, Belitang Hilir, Belitang, and Belitang Hulu Sekadau subdistricts. Area along Ayak and Belitang rivers, about 320 km upstream from Pontianak.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Mualang Ili’, Mualang Ulu. Reportedly similar to Iban [iba]; however only one-way intelligibility from Mualang to Iban.

Language Use

Language shift reportedly taking place in the younger generation. Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Taught in primary schools. Grammar.
Other Comments

Christian.