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[eng] 34,590 in Seychelles, all users. L1 users: 4,590 (2014 World Factbook). L2 users: 30,000 (Crystal 2003a). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1993, Constitution, Article 4(1)). Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, English. Comments: Non-indigenous. Principal language of the schools.

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French
[fra] 47,230 in Seychelles, all users. L1 users: 630 (2014 World Factbook). L2 users: 46,600 (2013). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (2003, Constitution, Article 4(1)). Alternate Names: Français. Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Gallo-Romance, Gallo-Rhaetian, Oïl, French. Comments: Non-indigenous. Spoken by French settler families, grands blancs.

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Seychelles Creole French
[crs] 80,200 (2014 World Factbook). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (2003, Constitution, Article 4(1)). Alternate Names: Creole, Ilois, Kreol, Kreol Seselwa, Seselwa Creole French, Seychellois Creole. Autonym: Seselwa. Dialects: Seychelles dialect reportedly used on Chagos Islands. Structural differences with Morisyen [mfe] are relatively minor. Low intelligibility of Réunion Creole [rcf]. Classification: Creole, French based. Comments: Christian.

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