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Severely Endangered

Native Speakers Worldwide

~200

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North America
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Severely Endangered

Native Speakers Worldwide

~200

Domains of Use

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Speaker Number Trends

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Transmission

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Ethnic Population

1,400

Non-monolingual speakers

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Year of info

2008

Location and Context

Countries

Canada;

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Location description

Spoken in the southwestern Yukon in settlements at Aishihik, Burwash Landing, Champagne, Haines Junction, Kloo Lake, Klukshu, and Lake Laberge, as well as in the city of Whitehorse.

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Other writing systems

Spoken in the southwestern Yukon in settlements at Aishihik, Burwash Landing, Champagne, Haines Junction, Kloo Lake, Klukshu, and Lake Laberge, as well as in the city of Whitehorse.

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Severely Endangered

Native Speakers Worldwide

40

Domains of Use

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Year of info

2010

Location and Context

Countries

Canada;

Coordinates

60.7796,-137.4983

Location description

Yukon

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Yukon

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Endangered

Native Speakers Worldwide

200

Domains of Use

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Child speakers

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Ethnic Population

1,400

Non-monolingual speakers

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More about speakers

Speaker number and ethnic population data: (Krauss 1995). 140 (2011 census). Ethnic population: 1,400 (Golla 2007) (2013).

Year of info

2009

Location and Context

Countries

Canada;

Coordinates

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Location description

Southwest Yukon Territory, Whitehorse, Aishihik, Burwash Landing, Champagne, Haines Junction, Kloo Lake, Klukshu, Lake Laberge settlements.

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Southwest Yukon Territory, Whitehorse, Aishihik, Burwash Landing, Champagne, Haines Junction, Kloo Lake, Klukshu, Lake Laberge settlements.

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Endangered

Native Speakers Worldwide

200

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  1. Endangered Languages Catalogue Project. Compiled by research teams at University of Hawai'i Mānoa and Institute for Language Information and Technology (LINGUIST List) at Eastern Michigan University
    2012. "Endangered Languages Catalogue Project. Compiled By Research Teams At University of Hawai'i Mānoa and Institute For Language Information and Technology (LINGUIST List) At Eastern Michigan University."
  2. Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)
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    Moseley, Christopher (ed.). 2010. Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger, 3rd edn. http://www.unesco.org/culture/en/endangeredlanguages/atlas. (03 June, 2011.)
    http://www.unesco.org/culture/en/endangeredlanguages/atlas
  4. North America
    Victor Golla, Ives Goddard, Lyle Campbell, Marianne Mithun and Mauricio Mixco. 2008. "North America." In Atlas of the World's Languages, edited by Chris Moseley and Ron Asher. 7-41. Routledge.
  5. World Oral Literature Project
    "World Oral Literature Project." Online: http://www.oralliterature.org.
    http://www.oralliterature.org