How many languages are spoken across the continent of Africa?

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How many languages are spoken across the continent of Africa?

Linguists estimate that over 2,000 languages are spoken across the continent.  The languages fall into 6 distinct categories: Afroasiatic, Nilo-Saharan, Niger-Congo, Khoe, Austronesian, and Indo-European.