Language of the Day for 31 March 2015Print
A language of
L1 users: 138,000 (1987), decreasing.
Vital language where Zinza are the majority. In other areas possible shift to Sukuma [suk]. Home. All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use Sukuma [suk], Swahili [swh].
Literacy rate in L1: 5%. Literature. Bible portions: 1930–2012.