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Kataang

A language of Laos

ISO 639-3kgd

Population  107,000 (2000).
Region  South, Saravan, Savannakhet, Sekong, and Champassak provinces, Toumlahn District area, Muong Nong area, near Ta’oih [tto] [tth] and Bru [bru]; 2 villages in Khong Chiem, Ubon Ratachatani District, Thailand.
Language map  Laos, reference number 22
Alternate names   Katang
Classification  Austro-Asiatic, Mon-Khmer, Eastern Mon-Khmer, Katuic, Central Katuic, Ta’oih
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Dictionary.
Writing system  Lao script. Thai script.
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