Tarangan, East

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Alternate Names
East Trangan, Tarangan Timur
Population

6,110 (2011 SIL). Population counted in the 12 villages only.

Location

Southeastern Maluku Province, south Aru islands, Tarangan island east coast, and villages in Maikor strait (Sungai Maikor). 12 villages.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

North East Tarangan, South East Tarangan. Lexical similarity: 71% with West Tarangan [txn].

Language Use

Vigorous.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%.
Other Comments

Christian, Muslim.