Ura

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Auramot, Uramät, Uramet, Uramit, Uramot
Population

1,900 (1991 SIL).

Location

East New Britain Province, Gazelle peninsula.

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Language Status

4 (Educational).

Language Use

Used as L2 by Kairak [ckr], Simbali [smg].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 15%–25%. Literacy rate in L2: 15%–25%. Several primary schools.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

‘Uramät’ refers to the people.