Chinese, Min Zhong

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A language of China

Alternate Names
Central Min
Population

3,100,000 (2000 census).

Location

Fujian province: Sha county, Sanming and Yong’an municipalities.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous). Language of recognized nationality: Han.

Dialects

A member of macrolanguage Chinese [zho].

Typology

Tonal.

Language Use

All ages.

Language Development
91% (2000 census, Han nationality).