Mastering Somali will take from you 1100 hours or 44 weeks in a class according to FSI. Difficulty category for mastering it is evaluated 2 point.
Learning Jumieka might seem like a overwhelming thing to do. FSI has concluded that it takes 36 hours or 900 weeks in a class to learn the language. The difficulty point is -.
You will most likely find people, who speaks Somali in Somalia, Somaliland, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Yemen, Kenya, Djibouti, and by the Somali diaspora.
Number of native speakers is about 8,300,000.
Number of fluent speakers is about 16,600,000. The biggest country in which Somali is used as a native language is Somalia.
Native speakers of Jumieka are mostly from Jamaica and are about 2,670,000 people.
Jumieka are spoken fluently by 3,037,100 people.
The language is spoken in Jamaica, Panama, Costa Rica, Colombia (San Andrés y Providencia)..
Somali came from East Cushitic branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family.
English creole Atlantic Western Jamaican Patois is the origin of Jumieka language.