Niger

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Niger
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Niger is 22. All are living languages. Of these, 18 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 5 are institutional, 7 are developing, 9 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of Niger
Population

19,700,000 (2016 PRB)

Principal Languages
French
Literacy Rate
19% (2016 World Factbook)
General References
Applegate 1970, Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Nicolaï 1979, Nicolaï 1981, Nicolaï 1983, Sapir 1971, Vanderaa 1991
Deaf Population
16000
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Niger is 22. All are living languages. Of these, 18 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 5 are institutional, 7 are developing, 9 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
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