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Cyprus
A country in Asia
The number of individual languages listed for Cyprus is 4. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 1 is in trouble, and 1 is dying.
Official Name
Republic of Cyprus
Population

1,165,000 (2015 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
Greek
Literacy Rate
99% (2015 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic, Bulgarian (18,400), Chinese (1,220), English (34,800), French (1,140), North Levantine Spoken Arabic, Polish (2,810), Romanian (24,300), Russian (21,000), Sinhala (7,160), Standard German (1,290), Tagalog (9,110)
International Conventions
CDE (1970), CPPDCE (2006), CSICH (2006), ECRML (2002), FCPNM (1996), ICCPR (1969), UNDRIP (2007)
General References
Borg 1985
Deaf Population
49300
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Cyprus is 4. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 1 is in trouble, and 1 is dying.
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