Quechua, Huallaga

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A language of Peru

Alternate Names
Quechua, Huallaga Huánuco
Population

40,000 (1993 SIL). No monolinguals.

Location

Huanuco region: Huánuco city; some in Ucayali region.

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Language Status

5 (Developing). Recognized language (1993, Constitution, Article 48).

Dialects

A member of macrolanguage Quechua [que].

Typology

SOV.

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 15%–25%. Radio programs. Dictionary. Grammar. Bible: 2010.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].