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Latvia
A country in Europe
The number of individual languages listed for Latvia is 7. All are living languages. Of these, 4 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 4 are developing, and 1 is dying.
Official Name
Republic of Latvia
Population

1,986,000 (2016 UNSD)

Principal Languages
Russian, Standard Latvian
Literacy Rate
100% (2015 World Bank)
Immigrant Languages
Belarusian (640), Erzya (900), Lithuanian (2,160), Polish (1,770), Standard Estonian (3,000), Tatar (5,000), Ukrainian (1,660)
International Conventions
CDE (2009), CPPDCE (2007), CSICH (2005), FCPNM (2005), ICCPR (1992), UNDRIP (2007)
General References
Campbell and King 2011, Kibrik 1991
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Latvia is 7. All are living languages. Of these, 4 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 4 are developing, and 1 is dying.
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