Maldives

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Maldives
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Maldives is 2. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is indigenous and 1 is non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional.
Official Name
Republic of Maldives
Population Full

392,700 (2017 World Factbook)

General Remarks
1,200 islands; 203 inhabited
Principal Languages
English, Maldivian
Literacy Rate
98% (2017 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Arabic (300)
International Conventions
ICCPR (2006), UNDRIP (2007)
Deaf Population
15,280
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Maldives is 2. All are living languages. Of these, 1 is indigenous and 1 is non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional.
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