17,323,000 (2013 census)
35% (2015 World Factbook)
American Sign Language
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Kedrebeogo et al 1988, Tiendrebeogo 1983, Tiendrebeogo and Yago 1983, Vanderaa 1991
The number of individual languages listed for Burkina Faso is 70. All are living languages. Of these, 66 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 25 are developing, 27 are vigorous, 13 are in trouble, and 2 are dying.
See full country report.