Datapoint Casamancese Creole/Contact with other languages

In Ziguinchor urban area, the main contact language (which tends to replace Creole) is Wolof; in several eastern villages (Agniack, Baghagha, Fanda, Kougnoundou, Sindone), Mandinka is the main competitor of Creole; in all Casamancese Creole communities, French also exerts a strong influence on daily use, as it is Senegal's official language and the only medium of instruction in schools.


Several different kinds of languages are equally important in terms of contact influence

Very certain