Digital Language Vitality | Beng

Beng (nhb)



English name Beng
Native name 贛語
SIL code nhb
Alternative names ben, beng, gan, ngain, ngan, ngen, ngin, nguin
Speakers L1: 17,000 (ethnologue)
Country Ivory Coast
Region Western Africa
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code nhb_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 6a
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

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 yes
Wikipedia articles 6,367
Wikipedia real articles 320
Wikipedia adjusted size 2,512,314
Wikipedia total 33,077
Wikipedia edits 409,841
Wikipedia admins 2
Wikipedia users 26,171
Wikipedia active users 17
Wikipedia images 150
Wikipedia depth 218
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online None
Primary texts all None
Lexical resources online 0
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 6
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 4
Any resource about the language 6


Source Crubadan
Number of documents None
Number of words None
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 324,228
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 188
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no