Puerto Rico

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Official Name
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico
Sovereignty Comment
Self-governing insular area in commonwealth status with the United States
Population

3,667,000 (2012 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
English, Spanish
Literacy Rate
91% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
American Sign Language, Chinese (2,000), Eastern Yiddish, Haitian (440), Italian (1,560), Ladino, North Levantine Spoken Arabic, Papiamentu (200), South Levantine Spoken Arabic, Standard German (1,450)
Deaf Population
8,000–420,000
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Puerto Rico is 4. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are institutional, 1 is in trouble, and 1 is dying.