Micronesia

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Official Name
Federated States of Micronesia
Sovereignty Comment
Federated republic in a compact of free association with the United States
Population
102,800
General Remarks
Includes states of Yap, Chuuk (Truk), Pohnpei (Ponape), and Kosrae (Kusaie). 607 islands
Principal Languages
English
Literacy Rate
89% (2011 USDS)
General References
Bender 1996
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Micronesia is 18. All are living languages. Of these, 6 are institutional, 4 are developing, 4 are vigorous, 2 are in trouble, and 2 are dying.