Nicaragua

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Nicaragua
A country in Americas
The number of individual languages listed for Nicaragua is 11. All are living languages. Of these, 9 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 4 are institutional, 1 is developing, 1 is in trouble, and 5 are dying.
Official Name
Republic of Nicaragua
Population

5,908,000 (2015 World Factbook)

Principal Languages
Spanish
Literacy Rate
92% (2015 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Arabic (400), Chinese (7,000)
Deaf Population
3,000–600,000
General References
Campbell 1997
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Nicaragua is 11. All are living languages. Of these, 9 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 4 are institutional, 1 is developing, 1 is in trouble, and 5 are dying.
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