Zhuang, Yongbei

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A language of China

Population

1,980,000 (2007).

Location

Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, north Yongning, Hengxian, Bingyang, Wuming, and Pingguo.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous). Language of recognized nationality: Zhuang.

Dialects

A member of macrolanguage Zhuang [zha].

Language Use

All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Newspapers. Radio programs. Dictionary. Grammar. Bible portions: 1904.
Writing

Han (Hanzi, Kanji, Hanja) script [Hani], dating from Han dynasty, mainly used in non-official domains, gaining popularity. Latin script [Latn], pinyin-based, used since 1982, official, mainly used in official domains.