Panama

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Panama
A country in Americas
The number of individual languages listed for Panama is 15. All are living languages. Of these, 9 are indigenous and 6 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 9 are developing, 3 are vigorous, 1 is in trouble, and 1 is dying.
Population Full

3,975,000 (2016 UNSD)

Principal Languages
Spanish
Literacy Rate
94% (2017 World Bank)
Immigrant Languages
Arabic (15,000), Hebrew, Japanese (1,200), Korean, Yue Chinese (32,000)
General References
Campbell 1997, Cohen 1976
Deaf Population
6,000
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Panama is 15. All are living languages. Of these, 9 are indigenous and 6 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 9 are developing, 3 are vigorous, 1 is in trouble, and 1 is dying.
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