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[eng] Population: 25,500 in Kiribati, all users. L1 users: 2,500 in Kiribati (2015). L2 users: 23,000 (Crystal 2003a). Status: 1 (National). De facto national language, should official texts conflict in interpretation, English prevails over Kiribati. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, English.

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Kiribati
[gil] Population: 103,000 in Kiribati (2010 census). Total users in all countries: 119,881. Status: 1 (National). De facto national language. Alternate Names: Gilbertese, Ikiribati, Kiribatese. Autonym: I-Kiribati. Dialects: Banaban. North-south dialect Division. In Tuvalu, Nui inherently intelligible with Kiribati, but has vocabulary and pronunciation differences. Lexical similarity: 26% with Pohnapeian [pon]. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Central-Eastern Oceanic, Remote Oceanic, Micronesian, Micronesian Proper, Ikiribati.

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