[nrf] Jersey island. 1,700 (2011 census). Ethnic population: 45,380 Norman French ethnic population in the Channel Islands (2014 A. Stuart). Total users in all countries: 18,920. Status: 8a (Moribund). De facto language of national identity. Alternate Names: Jersey French, Jersey Norman. Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Gallo-Romance, Gallo-Rhaetian, Oïl, French. Comments: Jèrriais and Guernésiais are officially recognized as regional minority languages of the British Isles.