Trinidad and Tobago

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Trinidad and Tobago
A country in Americas
The number of individual languages listed for Trinidad and Tobago is 7. All are living languages. Of these, 3 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 2 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
Official Name
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Population

1,333,000 (2014 UNSD)

Principal Languages
English
Literacy Rate
99% (2015 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
American Sign Language, Chinese (6,500), North Levantine Spoken Arabic (2,600)
General References
Hancock 1985, Mohan and Zador 1986, Winer 1993
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Trinidad and Tobago is 7. All are living languages. Of these, 3 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 2 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
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