Uspanteko

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A language of Guatemala

Alternate Names
Uspanteco
Population

3,000 (1998 SIL).

Location

Quiché Department, San Miguel Uspantán. The center is Las Pacayas village.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Typology

SVO

Language Use

Mayan Academy actively promotes language use. All ages.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 16%. Radio programs. Grammar. NT: 1999–2010.
Writing
Latin script.