Venezuela

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Venezuela
A country in Americas
The number of individual languages listed for Venezuela is 48. Of these, 44 are living and 4 are extinct. Of the living languages, 39 are indigenous and 5 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 4 are developing, 7 are vigorous, 16 are in trouble, and 16 are dying.
Official Name
Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
Population

30,115,000 (2013 UNSD)

Principal Languages
Spanish
Literacy Rate
95% (2009 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Arabic (110,000), Catalan, Chinese (400,000), English (20,000), Inga (4,000), Portuguese (254,000), Standard Latvian
Deaf Population
15,000–34,000
General References
Campbell 1997, Crevels 2007, Durbin and Seijas 1973, Migliazza 1985
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Venezuela is 48. Of these, 44 are living and 4 are extinct. Of the living languages, 39 are indigenous and 5 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 4 are developing, 7 are vigorous, 16 are in trouble, and 16 are dying.
Products
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