Democratic Republic of the CongoPrint
Democratic Republic of the Congo
79,375,000 (2015 World Factbook)
64% (2015 World Factbook)
Bastin 1978, Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Campbell and King 2011, Olson 1996
The number of individual languages listed for Democratic Republic of the Congo is 211. Of these, 210 are living and 1 is extinct. Of the living languages, 205 are indigenous and 5 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 9 are institutional, 31 are developing, 155 are vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 7 are dying.
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