Digital Language Vitality | Ganda

Ganda (lug)



English name Ganda
Native name Luganda
SIL code lug
Alternative names diopa, ganda luganda, kooki, ludiopa, luganda, luvuma, oluganda, olukooki, olusese, sese, vuma
Speakers L1: 4,130,000 (ethnologue),
L2: 1,000,000 (ethnologue)
Country Uganda
Region Eastern Africa
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code lug_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 3
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

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


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 1,132
Wikipedia real articles 153
Wikipedia adjusted size 1,836,568
Wikipedia total 3,764
Wikipedia edits 23,931
Wikipedia admins 0
Wikipedia users 3,905
Wikipedia active users 14
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 34
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 2
Primary texts all 2
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 2
Language descriptions online 6
Language descriptions all 7
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 7
Any resource about the language 13


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 125
Number of words 239,090
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower yes
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs 3
Number of posts 70
Number of words 60,362
Number of users 2
Number of tweets 29,409

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 339,712
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 223
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no