Language Needs Assessment: Splatsin Tsm7aksaltn

Funding Applcation: BCLI
Assessment Year: 2014
Language: SecwepemctsĂ­n
Dialect: Splatsin Eastern


Splatsin Tsm7aksaltn
Rosalind Williams, Coordinator Language and Cultural Program

This project will serve the following communities:


Community Population

Date of community's recent population poll: 2014, March
Population on reserve: 391
Population off reserve: 466
Total Population: 857
Information Source: Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

Community Language Fluency

Number that speak and understand language fluently 8
Age groups that speak the language fluently (3), (2), (3)

Number that understand and/or speak somewhat 14
Age groups who understand and/or speak somewhat (1), (1), (10), (2)

Number that do not speak or understand the language 835
Number of people learning the language 63
Age groups that are learning the language (30), (25), (1), (1), (1), (1), (4)

Total Number 857