Language of the Day for 16 February 2014Print
A language of
L1 users: 36,000 (2003 GILLBT), increasing.
Vigorous. All domains. All ages. Also use English [eng], Hausa [hau], Tumulung Sisaala [sil], Wali [wlx].
Literacy rate in L1: 1%–2%. Literacy rate in L2: 5%–15%. About 50% of children begin school; 10%–20% complete junior secondary school. Literature. Grammar. NT: 2001.