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who knows what language is spoken in Eritrea? is there a list of languages spoken in Eritrea?

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list of languages spoken in Eritrea:


language Language Code Language status Lang. Pop. (%) Wiki Info
Tigrinya ti De facto official 60% See link
English en Official 59% See link
Tigre tig 18% See link
Arabic ar Official 4.9% See link
Saho ssy 3.6% See link
Afar aa 3.6% See link
Blin byn 1.3% See link


An official language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular country.
De facto official Language is a language "in practice but not necessarily ordained by law".


According to the The Unicode Consortium the overall literacy rate (The ability to read and write) in Eritrea is 68%.


More information about languages spoken in Eritrea (see links):
Information links (Principal Languages, Immigrant Languages, Language Counts, etc.) about Languages spoken within Eritrea - See link.
A complete Eritrea's languages summaries - See link.
Map showing the locations of languages in Eritrea - See link.


The Unicode Consortium - See link.
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