Guyana

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Guyana
A country in Americas
The number of individual languages listed for Guyana is 20. Of these, 16 are living and 4 are extinct. Of the living languages, 11 are indigenous and 5 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 1 is developing, 1 is vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 5 are dying.
Population Full

747,000 (2016 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
English
Literacy Rate
89% (2015 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Chinese (1,500), Portuguese, Saint Lucian Creole French (250)
General References
Campbell 1997, Crevels 2007, Forte 1990
Deaf Population
754–8,000
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Guyana is 20. Of these, 16 are living and 4 are extinct. Of the living languages, 11 are indigenous and 5 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 1 is developing, 1 is vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 5 are dying.
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