SPEAKER NUMBER TRENDS
- MORE ON VITALITY
The speaker number is less than 0.01% of the total population according to the 2001 census.
- GOVERNMENT SUPPORT
- INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT
- OTHER LANGUAGES USED BY THE COMMUNITY
- LANGUAGE CONTEXT COMMENTS
Nepali is the national language and Bantawa is the lingua franca among the Rai people. Educated parents also want their children to be educated in English.