Yemen

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Yemen
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Yemen is 11. All are living languages. Of these, 8 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 5 are vigorous, 1 is in trouble, and 4 are dying.
Official Name
Republic of Yemen
Population Full

26,832,000 (2015 World Factbook)

Principal Languages
Standard Arabic
Literacy Rate
70% (2017 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Egyptian Spoken Arabic (10,000), Hindi (402,000), Omani Spoken Arabic (134,000), Somali (402,000), Sudanese Spoken Arabic (349,000)
General References
Johnstone 1967, Nyrop 1986, Sebeok 1970
Deaf Population
3,000
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Yemen is 11. All are living languages. Of these, 8 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 1 is institutional, 5 are vigorous, 1 is in trouble, and 4 are dying.
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