A124: Cundalee Wangka

AIATSIS code: 
A124
AIATSIS reference name: 
Cundalee Wangka

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Comments: 

Described by speakers as a southern variety of Pitjatjantjara C6.

 

References: 

Goldfields Aboriginal Language Centre.

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Location
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WA
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Cundalee Wangka is a language from the eastern Goldfields region in Western Australia. It was spoken in and around Cundalee Mission east of Kalgoorlie.

 

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Indigenous organisations: 

Wangka Goldfields Aboriginal Language Centre - https://wangka.com.au/cundeelee-wangka/

Speakers
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1975Oates-
1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
1996Census-
2001Census-
2004NILS1-
2005estimate-
2014NILS2
2018-2019NILS3

Speaker numbers were measured differently across the censuses and various other sources listed in AUSTLANG. You are encouraged to refer to the sources.

Speaker numbers for ‘NILS 2004’ and ‘2005 estimate’ come from 'Table F.3: Numbers of speakers of Australian Indigenous languages (various surveys)' in 'Appendix F NILS endangerment and absolute number results' in McConvell, Marmion and McNicol 2005, pages 198-230 (PDF, 2.5MB).

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