Turks and Caicos Islands

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English
[eng] 1,530 (2015). Status: 1 (National). De facto national language. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, English. Comments: Non-indigenous.

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Turks and Caicos Creole English
[tch] Widespread. 27,200 (2015), decreasing. Status: 6b (Threatened). De facto language of national identity. Classification: Creole, English based, Atlantic, Eastern. Comments: Variety not studied, but may be related to Bahamas Creole English [bah] (Holm 1989:489). Appear to be shifting to a standard variety of Caribbean English.

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