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Maldives

Maldives Language Stats

Definitions

  • Languages: A rank ordering of languages starting with the largest and sometimes includes the percent of total population speaking that language.
  • Linguistic diversity index: LDI.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Languages Maldivian Dhivehi (dialect of Sinhala, script derived from Arabic), English spoken by most government officials 2008
Linguistic diversity index 0.01 2009 192nd out of 200

Citation

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