Arab Republic of Egypt
88,487,000 (2015 USCB)
Egyptian Spoken Arabic, Standard Arabic
74% (2012 World Bank)
Adyghe, Amharic (5,000), Armenian (6,000), Greek, North Levantine Spoken Arabic (84,600), Sudanese Spoken Arabic (1,520,000), Ta’izzi-Adeni Spoken Arabic (84,600)
Applegate 1970, Wehr and Cowan 1976
The number of individual languages listed for Egypt is 15. All are living languages. Of these, 10 are indigenous and 5 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 5 are developing, 5 are vigorous, 2 are in trouble, and 1 is dying.
See full country report.