Nisg̱a’a

Nisg̱a’a is spoken by the Nisg̱a’a people who have four main villages along the Nass River. The Nisg̱a’a are governed by the Nisga’a Lisims Government and have a modern treaty with the government of Canada and British Columbia.

First NationPopulationFluent SpeakersUnderstand or Speak SomewhatLearning Speakers
Gingolx Village Government1777[[8721]]
Nisga'a Village of Gitwinksihlkw 397[[8724]]
Laxgalts'ap Village Government1788[[8722]]
New Aiyansh Village1837[[8723]]
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Other language names: 
Nisga’a
Nishga
Niska'
Nisk'a'
Language family: 
Tsimshianic