Netherlands

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Netherlands
A country in Europe
The number of individual languages listed for Netherlands is 15. All are living languages. Of these, 13 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 4 are institutional, 7 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
Official Name
Kingdom of the Netherlands
Population Full

17,018,000 (2017 World Bank)

Principal Languages
Dutch
Literacy Rate
98% (2011 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Adyghe, Afrikaans (14,300), Akan (18,400), Algerian Spoken Arabic (88,700), Ambonese Malay (50,000), Chaldean Neo-Aramaic, Egyptian Spoken Arabic (16,300), French (26,900), Indonesian (134,000), Iranian Persian (30,600), Italian (17,300), Javanese (42,100), Kabuverdianu (20,400), Mandarin Chinese (77,500), Mesopotamian Spoken Arabic (40,800), Moroccan Spoken Arabic (340,000), Northern Kurdish (73,400), Northern Zazaki, Papiamentu (131,000), Polish (31,600), Portuguese (16,300), Sarnami Hindustani (117,000), Somali (15,300), Spanish (20,400), Sranan Tongo (340,000), Tachelhit, Tamil (20,400), Tarifit (126,000), Tunisian Spoken Arabic (84,600), Turkish (391,000), Turoyo (4,000), Vietnamese (8,300), Vlax Romani (1,000), Yeniche
General References
Campbell and King 2011, Comrie 1987, Kooij 1987, Stephens 1976
Deaf Population
28,000–932,000 (1998)
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Netherlands is 15. All are living languages. Of these, 13 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 4 are institutional, 7 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
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