Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
90,074,000 (2016 census)
39% (2015 World Bank)
Maay, Sudanese Spoken Arabic
ACHPR (1998), CPPDCE (2008), CSICH (2006), ICCPR (1993)
Bender, M. 1971, Bender 1976, Bender 1983a, Bender 1989b, Campbell and King 2011, Dimmendaal and Voeltz 2007, Jordan et al 2015
1,000,000 (2005 Ethiopian National Association of the Deaf)
The number of individual languages listed for Ethiopia is 90. Of these, 88 are living and 2 are extinct. Of the living languages, 85 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 41 are institutional, 15 are developing, 19 are vigorous, 8 are in trouble, and 5 are dying.
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