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Fiji

Fiji Language Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
English status Also used by many urban Chinese (4,652 in 1976), Rotuman, occasionally by Indians, rarely by Fijians (P. Geraghty 1981). Main language of commerce, education, government. There are also reports of a Fijian Pidgin English. National language. Newspapers, radio programs. Bible 1535-1989. 1989
Languages English (official), Fijian (official), Hindustani 2008
Linguistic diversity index 0.607 2009 64th out of 200
Major language(s) English, Fijian, Hindi 2013

Citation

"Fiji Language Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Fiji/Language