Oman

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Oman
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Oman is 17. All are living languages. Of these, 10 are indigenous and 7 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 3 are developing, 5 are vigorous, 4 are in trouble, and 3 are dying.
Official Name
Sultanate of Oman
Population Full

4,425,000 (2017 World Bank)

Principal Languages
Standard Arabic
Literacy Rate
99% (2017 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Bengali (169,000), Egyptian Spoken Arabic (64,400), Hindi (8,700), Malayalam (189,000), Somali, Tagalog (80,000), Urdu (60,300)
General References
Holes 1988, Holes 1990, Johnstone 1967
Deaf Population
103,100
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Oman is 17. All are living languages. Of these, 10 are indigenous and 7 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 3 are developing, 5 are vigorous, 4 are in trouble, and 3 are dying.
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