Portugal

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Official Name
Republic of Portugal, República Portuguesa
Population
10,638,000
General Remarks
The island groups of Azores and Madeiras are in political association with Portugal as autonomous regions
National Languages
Portuguese
Literacy Rate
94% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Arabic (27,000)
Deaf Population
8,000–638,070 (1998)
Deaf Institutions
16
General References
Agard 1984; Comrie 1987
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Portugal is 10. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are institutional, 4 are developing, 1 is vigorous, 2 are in trouble, and 1 is dying.