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This report describes the results of a rapid appraisal survey of the Baldemu language conducted on February 15, 2000 in the Diamare Division of the Far North Province of Cameroon. The purpose of the survey was to estimate the viability of Baldemu by means of group and individual interview schedules. A wordlist was also elicited.