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

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list of languages spoken in Kenya:


language Language Code Language status Lang. Pop. (%) Wiki Info
English en Official 85% See link
Swahili sw Official 66% See link
Kikuyu ki 17% See link
Luyia luy 11% See link
Luo luo 9.8% See link
Kalenjin kln 7.6% See link
Kamba kam 7.6% See link
Gusii guz 4.9% See link
Meru mer 4% See link
Masai mas 1.6% See link
Embu ebu 1.5% See link
Somali so 1.3% See link
Taita dav 0.8% See link
Teso teo 0.7% See link
Pökoot pko 0.7% See link
Oromo om 0.5% See link
Samburu saq 0.5% See link
Arabic ar Smaller then 0.01% See link
Punjabi (Gurmukhi) pa_Guru Smaller then 0.01% See link
Gujarati gu Smaller then 0.01% 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 Kenya is 87%.


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


The Unicode Consortium - See link.
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