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Extinct: no
Family: Niger-Congo
Branch: Bantu
Continent: Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo
Region: KASAI: Used throughout Kasaļ Occidental and Kasaļ Oriental provinces. KATANGA: Katanga Province, Haut-Lomami District.
Countries Where Spoken: KASAI: 6,300,000 (1991 UBS). KATANGA: 1,505,000 (1991 UBS).
Countries Where Official: Democratic Republic of Congo
Native Speakers: 6,300,000
Speakers Total: 6,300,000
Phrasebase members who speak Luba at a native level: 0
Phrasebase members who speak Luba at a conversational level: 0
Phrasebase members primary language they are trying to learn is Luba: 0
Phrasebase members secondary language they are trying to learn is Luba: 0
Three Letter Code: LUB
Summary: KASAI: Significant dialect differences between East Kasai Region (Baluba people) and West Kasai Region (Bena Lulua people). Hemba is a closely related language. National language. Literacy rate in second language: Over 60% among Christians. Christian; over 1/3. Bible 1927-1996. KATANGA: Bible 1951.

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