Digital Language Vitality | Awa (Papua New Guinea)

Awa (Papua New Guinea) (awb)



English name Awa (Papua New Guinea)
Native name
SIL code awb
Alternative names awa, awa guinea language new papua, awa northeast, awa south, awa southern, ilakia, mobuta, tauna
Speakers L1: 2,050 (ethnologue)
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Melanesia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code awb_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 5
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) dead

Language packs

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


Has Wikipedia no
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 2
Primary texts all 2
Lexical resources online 3
Lexical resources all 4
Language descriptions online 9
Language descriptions all 10
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 17
Any resource about the language 38


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 285
Number of words 267,018
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation no

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 yes
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 184,476
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On yes
Uriel features 58
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no