Viemo

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A language of Burkina Faso

Alternate Names
Vige, Vigué, Vigye
Population

8,000 (1995 SIL).

Location

Houet Province, Karankasso Vigué department, 40 km southeast of Bobo Dioulasso; Comoe and Bougouriba provinces, Ouo and Dolo departments.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Typology

Tonal.

Language Use

Vigorous. Home, village. All ages. Also use French [fra], Jula [dyu].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 5% in Jula, 1% in French.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Muslim.