Albania

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Albania
A country in Europe
The number of individual languages listed for Albania is 8. All are living languages. Of these, 5 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 5 are developing, and 1 is in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of Albania
Population

2,904,000 (2016 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
Tosk Albanian
Literacy Rate
98% (2016 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Italian (520), Turkish (710), Venetian
International Conventions
CDE (1963), CPPDCE (2006), CSICH (2006), FCPNM (1999), ICCPR (1991), UNDRIP (2007)
General References
Campbell and King 2011, Comrie 1987, Vidoeski 1983, Messing 1980, Newmark et al 1982
Deaf Population
204,570 (1998)
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Albania is 8. All are living languages. Of these, 5 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 5 are developing, and 1 is in trouble.
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