Digital Language Vitality | Assamese

Assamese (asm)



English name Assamese
Native name অসমীয়া
SIL code asm
Alternative names asambe, asami, asamiya, assamese, assamese standard, assamese western, jharwa, kamrupi, mayang, pidgin, অসমীয়া
Speakers L1: 12,828,220 (ethnologue)
Country India
Region Southern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code asm_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 2
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

Windows10 input method yes
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
Windows language pack yes
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack yes
Firefox language pack yes
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack yes
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 4,430
Wikipedia real articles 3,072
Wikipedia adjusted size 50,738,834
Wikipedia total 37,365
Wikipedia edits 165,039
Wikipedia admins 3
Wikipedia users 15,426
Wikipedia active users 43
Wikipedia images 1,374
Wikipedia depth 244
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.2
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 3
Primary texts all 3
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 8
Language descriptions all 8
Language in online resource 2
Language in any resource 2
Online resource about the language 63
Any resource about the language 64


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 198
Number of words 239,142
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower yes
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 37,267
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 213
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no