ВЛИЯНИЕ ЭКСТРАЛИНГВИСТИЧЕСКИХ ФАКТОРОВ НА ЯЗЫКОВОЕ ФУНКЦИОНИРОВАНИЕ (НА ПРИМЕРЕ РЕСПУБЛИКИ ТЫВА)
Цыбенова Ч. С.
INFLUENCE OF EXTRALINGUISTIC FACTORS ON LANGUAGE FUNCTIONING (ON THE EXAMPLE OF THE REPUBLIC OF TUVA)
Tsybenova Ch. S.
The article is devoted to investigation of extralinguistic factors determining language situation in the Republic of Tyva. On the base of different Census data ethnic and demographic indicators of Tuvan population, its educational level and professional structure are analyzed. The author concludes that social parameters of language situation in Tuva are extraordinary and generally depend on geographical features and original history of Tuva. That’s why its geographical position and some historical events are considered as positive factors that maintain preservation and development of the minority Tuvan language today.