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Old Sep 5th 2016, 04:05 PM
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I must admit I'd never even heard of the chap.

Anyway, this country has the highest language density in the world. That is, active languages per capita. On average, it has one language per 2,000 inhabitants. In case of , its independence war was called the Coconut War.
Vatican City has a higher language density that one language per 2,000 inhabitants. Its population is about 1,000.
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Old Sep 6th 2016, 05:58 PM
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Anyway, this country has the highest language density in the world. That is, active languages per capita. On average, it has one language per 2,000 inhabitants. In case of , its independence war was called the Coconut War.
Well, based on the Coconut reference and the number of languages, I'll go with New Guinea.
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Old Sep 6th 2016, 09:26 PM
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Nope, but you're both close. The country is universally designated in one of its own indigenous languages. It's a 82 islands archipelago stretching over 1200 km.
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Old Sep 6th 2016, 10:21 PM
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Polynesia?
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Old Sep 7th 2016, 08:19 AM
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Nope, but you're both close. The country is universally designated in one of its own indigenous languages. It's a 82 islands archipelago stretching over 1200 km.
Based on that...Vanuatu?
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Old Sep 7th 2016, 08:35 AM
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Based on that...Vanuatu?
Ding, ding, ding.
113 active distinct languages for 250K people.

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Old Sep 7th 2016, 02:51 PM
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Ding, ding, ding.
113 active distinct languages for 250K people.
Cool. I had no idea it was so linguistically diverse.

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Hrm. I think I'm going to be bad at this game...

If sheep were the only unit of wealth, this would be the world's richest nation. I.E. It contains more sheep than any other country.
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Old Sep 7th 2016, 03:17 PM
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Cool. I had no idea it was so linguistically diverse.



Hrm. I think I'm going to be bad at this game...

If sheep were the only unit of wealth, this would be the world's richest nation. I.E. It contains more sheep than any other country.
New Zealand.
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New Zealand.
Good guess, but no. The country in question is even more resplendent in sheep than New Zealand.
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Old Sep 7th 2016, 04:13 PM
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If sheep were the only unit of wealth, this would be the world's richest nation. I.E. It contains more sheep than any other country.
Australia?
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