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Netherlands
A country in Europe
The number of individual languages listed for Netherlands is 15. All are living languages. Of these, 13 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 4 are institutional, 7 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
Official Name
Kingdom of the Netherlands
Population

16,979,000 (2016 census)

Principal Languages
Dutch
Literacy Rate
98% (2011 USDS)
Immigrant Languages
Adyghe, Afrikaans (14,000), Algerian Spoken Arabic (87,000), Ambonese Malay (49,000), Chaldean Neo-Aramaic, French (26,900), Indonesian (132,000), Iranian Persian (30,000), Javanese (33,000), Kabuverdianu (20,000), Mandarin Chinese (76,000), Moroccan Spoken Arabic (337,000), Northern Kurdish (72,000), Northern Zazaki, Papiamentu (128,000), Polish (31,000), Sarnami Hindustani (115,000), Spanish (20,000), Sranan (337,000), Tachelhit, Tamil (20,000), Tarifit (153,000), Tunisian Spoken Arabic (83,000), Turkish (388,000), Turoyo (4,000), Vietnamese (8,300), Vlax Romani (1,000), Yeniche
International Conventions
CDE (1966), CPPDCE (2009), CSICH (2012), ECRML (1996), FCPNM (2005), ICCPR (1978), ILOCITP (1998), UNDRIP (2007)
General References
Campbell and King 2011, Comrie 1987, Kooij 1987, Stephens 1976
Deaf Population
28,000–932,000 (1998)
Language Counts
The number of individual languages listed for Netherlands is 15. All are living languages. Of these, 13 are indigenous and 2 are non-indigenous. Furthermore, 4 are institutional, 7 are developing, 3 are vigorous, and 1 is in trouble.
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