Western Africa

Cape Verde Cape Verde Cape Verde Cape Verde Sierra Leone Cape Verde Gambia Guinea-Bissau Togo Sierra Leone Liberia Benin Senegal Ghana Guinea Burkina Faso Côte d'Ivoire Nigeria Mauritania Niger Mali

Western Africa

Population
293,009,000
Living Languages
888
Institutional: 61, Developing: 215, Vigorous: 511, In Trouble: 55, Dying: 46
 
 
For categories, see Development and Endangerment above.

Benin

Population
8,225,000
Living Languages
54
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
9
Developing
18
Vigorous
25
In Trouble
1
Dying
1

Burkina Faso

Population
16,460,000
Living Languages
69
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
4
Developing
25
Vigorous
26
In Trouble
13
Dying
1

Cape Verde Islands

Population
492,000
Living Languages
2
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
2

Côte d’Ivoire

Population
21,395,000
Living Languages
79
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
4
Developing
33
Vigorous
37
In Trouble
4
Dying
1

Gambia

Population
1,365,000
Living Languages
11
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
4
Developing
2
Vigorous
4
In Trouble
1

Ghana

Population
24,659,000
Living Languages
81
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
13
Developing
46
Vigorous
15
In Trouble
7

Guinea

Population
10,218,000
Living Languages
37
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
6
Developing
10
Vigorous
17
In Trouble
2
Dying
2

Guinea-Bissau

Population
1,521,000
Living Languages
22
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
1
Developing
7
Vigorous
9
In Trouble
3
Dying
2

Liberia

Population
3,477,000
Living Languages
31
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
3
Developing
17
Vigorous
11

Mali

Population
14,524,000
Living Languages
66
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
8
Developing
21
Vigorous
33
In Trouble
4

Mauritania

Population
3,341,000
Living Languages
7
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
3
Developing
3
Dying
1

Niger

Population
15,204,000
Living Languages
21
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
4
Developing
7
Vigorous
9
In Trouble
1

Nigeria

Population
150,199,000
Living Languages
522
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
21
Developing
76
Vigorous
357
In Trouble
26
Dying
42

Senegal

Population
9,986,000
Living Languages
38
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
4
Developing
18
Vigorous
7
In Trouble
8
Dying
1

Sierra Leone

Population
5,752,000
Living Languages
25
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
6
Developing
14
Vigorous
3
In Trouble
2

Togo

Population
6,191,000
Living Languages
42
Languages by Status
 
Institutional
5
Developing
18
Vigorous
17
In Trouble
2