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Western Pwo Karen

Source: United Nations Information Centre, Burma


Native Name

Total Speakers
1,209,800 (1983)

Usage By Country
Home Speakers: Myanmar, Thailand

It belongs to the Tibeto-Burman group of the Sino-Tibetan family and is spoken by over 2.5 million people in Myanmar, including all Karen languages.

Received 8/24/1998
Posted 8/24/1998
Checked 11/12/1998