living indigenous languages in world Current Affairs, GK & News
Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea, Country in Oceania has highest number of ‘living’ indigenous languages in world (840). Living languages stands for languages that are still being used and spoken by people. India stands fourth in list with 453 languages. In 2016, United Nation’s Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) highlighted that 40% ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Topics: Ethnologue • Global Distribution of Languages • Greenberg's Diversity Index • International Year of Indigenous Languages • living indigenous languages in world • Papua New Guinea • UNESCO's Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger