Congo

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Congo
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Congo is 62. All are living languages. Of these, 55 are indigenous and 7 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 17 are developing, 26 are vigorous, and 16 are in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of the Congo
Population Full

4,741,000 (2016 UNSD)

Principal Languages
French
Literacy Rate
79% (2017 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Hausa (9,100), Sango (99,000)
General References
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Jacquot 1971
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Congo is 62. All are living languages. Of these, 55 are indigenous and 7 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 17 are developing, 26 are vigorous, and 16 are in trouble.
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