Denmark

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Denmark
A country in Europe
The number of individual languages listed for Denmark is 5. Of these, 4 are living and 1 is extinct. Of the living languages, 3 are indigenous and 1 is non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional and 1 is developing.
Population

5,691,000 (2016 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
Danish
Literacy Rate
99% (2011 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Arabic, Croatian (10,000), English (23,100), Faroese (21,000), Icelandic (7,000), Iranian Persian (12,000), Iu Mien (8,000), Northern Kurdish (20,000), Polish (14,000), Serbian (15,000), Somali (16,000), Tamil (9,000), Thai (7,000), Turkish (30,000), Urdu (15,000), Vietnamese (12,000)
Deaf Population
5,000 (Danish Deaf Association)
International Conventions
CDE (1963), CPPDCE (2006), CSICH (2009), ECRML (2000), FCPNM (1997), ICCPR (1972), ILOCITP (1996), UNDRIP (2007)
General References
Campbell and King 2011, Comrie 1987, Hancock 1992, Stephens 1976
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Denmark is 5. Of these, 4 are living and 1 is extinct. Of the living languages, 3 are indigenous and 1 is non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional and 1 is developing.
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