Official Name
Republic of Nauru, Republik Naoero

10,000 (2001 census)

General Remarks
One coral island
Principal Languages
English, Nauruan
Literacy Rate
97% (2004 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Fijian (180), Kiribati (1,700), Kosraean, Marshallese, Tuvaluan (790), Yue Chinese (630)
General References
Bender and Rehg 1991; Wurm 2007
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Nauru is 3. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are institutional and 1 is in trouble.