Language of the Day for 13 September 2020


Cree, Northern East [crl]

A language of
Population Full
320 (2016 census).
5* (Developing). Language of recognized indigenous peoples: Cree Nation of Chisasibi, Cree Nation of Wemindji, Première nation de Whapmagoostui.
Language Use
Vigorous. All domains. Most also use English [eng], French [fra].
Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 20%–25%. Literacy rate in L2: 50%. Taught in primary schools. Radio. Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 2016.