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UNESCO Classifica­tion System

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Status

Vulnerable

Definitely endangered

Severely endangered

Critically endangered

Extinct

Descriptio­n

Most children speak the language, but speaking is confined to certain places, such as at home.

Children no longer learn the language as their Mother Tongue at home.

The language is only spoken by grandparen­ts and older generation­s. While the parents may understand it, they do not speak it among themselves, or with their children.

Only the grandparen­ts or anyone older speak the language partially and infrequent­ly.

There are no speakers left.

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