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Statistics of the Tagalog Language

A language of Philippines

ISO/DIS 639-3: tgl

Population 14,486,888 in the Philippines (1995 census). Population total all countries: 15,900,098.
Region Manila, most of Luzon, and Mindoro. Also spoken in Canada, Guam, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA.
Dialects Lubang, Manila, Marinduque, Bataan, Batangas, Bulacan, Tanay-Paete, Tayabas.
Classification Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Tagalog
Language development Taught in primary and secondary schools. Roman script. Grammar. Bible: 1905.
Comments Used as the basis for the development of Filipino. Christian.

Gordon, Raymond G., Jr. (ed.), 2005. Ethnologue: Languages of the World, Fifteenth edition. Dallas, Tex.: SIL International. Online version: http://www.ethnologue.com/.


Copyright 1997 by Ryan Pesigan Reyes rize081476@yahoo.com
Last revised: July 07, 2008.