How many countries have sign language as an official language?

Here is the question :

HOW MANY COUNTRIES HAVE SIGN LANGUAGE AS AN OFFICIAL LANGUAGE?


Here is the option for the question :

  • 7
  • 41
  • 83
  • 122

The Answer:

And, the answer for the the question is :

41

Explanation:

[STC002390] Only 41 out of the almost 200 countries in the globe acknowledge sign language as a different form of communication with complete legal distinction. At first you might think this is an impressive number, but considering the fact that there are an estimated 72 million deaf people in the world, you would think that every country would have sign language as an official language. There are a total of 26 countries on the list that are located in Europe; nevertheless, Mexico is the only nation in North America that recognizes sign language as an official language.