Republic of Malawi
17,215,000 (2015 UNDESA)
66% (2015 World Factbook)
Bengali, Fipa, Greek (2,000), Gujarati (5,000), Portuguese (9,000), Shona, Urdu
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Boeder 1984, Patai 1972
The number of individual languages listed for Malawi is 16. All are living languages. Of these, 12 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 3 are institutional, 6 are developing, and 7 are vigorous.
See full country report.