Guatemala

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Guatemala
A country in Americas
The number of individual languages listed for Guatemala is 27. Of these, 26 are living and 1 is extinct. Of the living languages, 24 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 10 are institutional, 10 are developing, 1 is vigorous, 3 are in trouble, and 2 are dying.
Official Name
Republic of Guatemala
Population

15,073,000 (2012 UNDESA)

Principal Languages
Spanish
Literacy Rate
82% (2015 World Factbook)
Deaf Population
100,000–650,000 (1998)
General References
Campbell 1992a, Campbell 1997, Mayers 1966
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Guatemala is 27. Of these, 26 are living and 1 is extinct. Of the living languages, 24 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 10 are institutional, 10 are developing, 1 is vigorous, 3 are in trouble, and 2 are dying.
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