Zimbabwe

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Official Name
Republic of Zimbabwe. Formerly Rhodesia
Population
11,632,000
National Languages
English
Literacy Rate
90% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Afrikaans, American Sign Language, Gujarati (19,000)
Deaf Institutions
6
General References
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Zimbabwe is 20. All are living languages. Of these, 10 are institutional, 7 are developing, 2 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.