Republic of Suriname, Republiek Suriname, Ripoliku Sranan
539,000 (2013 World Bank)
94% (2010 UNESCO)
English, Korean, North Levantine Spoken Arabic, Portuguese, Sign Language of the Netherlands
Campbell 1997; Crevels 2007
The number of individual languages listed for Suriname is 19. All are living languages. Of these, 2 are institutional, 6 are developing, 4 are in trouble, and 7 are dying.
See full country report.