Mozambique

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Mozambique
A country in Africa
The number of individual languages listed for Mozambique is 43. All are living languages. Of these, 40 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 24 are developing, and 17 are vigorous.
Official Name
Republic of Mozambique
Population

24,042,000 (2014 UNSD)

Principal Languages
Portuguese
Literacy Rate
59% (2015 World Factbook)
Immigrant Languages
Chinese (7,000), Greek (6,000), Korean (20,000), Russian (2,000), Standard German (2,000)
General References
Afido et al 1989
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Mozambique is 43. All are living languages. Of these, 40 are indigenous and 3 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 2 are institutional, 24 are developing, and 17 are vigorous.
Products
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