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

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list of languages spoken in Tanzania:


language Language Code Language status Lang. Pop. (%) Wiki Info
Swahili sw Official 90% See link
English en Official 69% See link
Sukuma suk 8.7% See link
Nyamwezi nym 3.3% See link
Makonde kde 2.4% See link
Shambala ksb 1.7% See link
Bena bez 1.7% See link
Masai mas 1.5% See link
Mbunga mgy 1.4% See link
Asu asa 1.2% See link
Langi lag 0.9% See link
Vunjo vun 0.8% See link
Rombo rof 0.8% See link
Machame jmc 0.8% See link
Rwa rwk 0.2% See link
Sangu sbp 0.2% See link


An official language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular country.


According to the The Unicode Consortium the overall literacy rate (The ability to read and write) in Tanzania is 67%.


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


The Unicode Consortium - See link.
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