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Marshall Islands

Marshall Islands Language Stats

Definitions

  • Languages: A rank ordering of languages starting with the largest and sometimes includes the percent of total population speaking that language.
  • Languages > Note: This entry provides a rank ordering of languages starting with the largest and sometimes includes the percent of total population speaking that language.
  • Linguistic diversity index: LDI.
  • Major language(s): Country major languages.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
English status Bible 1535-1989. 1989
Languages Marshallese (official) 98.2%, other languages 1.8%; note: English (official), widely spoken as a second language 1999
Languages > Note English (official), widely spoken as a second language 2011
Linguistic diversity index 0.027 2009 181st out of 200
Major language(s) Marshallese, English 2013

Citation

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