Liberia

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Liberia
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Liberia is 31. All are living languages. Of these, 27 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 17 are developing, 11 are vigorous, and 1 is dying.
Official Name
Republic of Liberia
Population

4,500,000 (2015 World Bank)

Principal Languages
English
Literacy Rate
47.6% (2016 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Akan (81,000), Eastern Maninkakan (63,000), Éwé (2,000)
General References
Bendor-Samuel and Hartell 1989, Vanderaa 1991
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Liberia is 31. All are living languages. Of these, 27 are indigenous and 4 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 17 are developing, 11 are vigorous, and 1 is dying.
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