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

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list of languages spoken in Zimbabwe:


language Language Code Language status Lang. Pop. (%) Wiki Info
English en Official 91% See link
Shona sn Official 81% See link
North Ndebele nd Official 12% See link
Manyika mxc 6.5% See link
Ndau ndc 6.1% See link
Kalanga kck 5.3% See link
Nyanja ny 1.9% See link
Venda ve 0.6% See link
Tswana tn 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 Zimbabwe is 83%.


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


The Unicode Consortium - See link.
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