Mexico

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Official Name
Estados Unidos Mexicanos, Mexico
Population
112,337,000
National Languages
Spanish
Literacy Rate
92% (2010 UNESCO)
Immigrant Languages
Arabic (400,000), Basque, Catalán, Chinese (31,000), English (350,000), Japanese (35,000), Q’anjob’al, Vlax Romani (5,000)
Deaf Population
1,300,000–5,590,207 (1998)
Deaf Institutions
More than 200
General References
Adelaar 2007; Campbell 1997; Egland, Bartholomew, and Ramos 1983
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Mexico is 287. Of these, 282 are living and 5 are extinct. Of the living languages, 4 are institutional, 85 are developing, 75 are vigorous, 86 are in trouble, and 32 are dying.