6/7/2018 - 4:31 pm

Most Spoken Languages

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Our world has about 6,500 languages and about one third of them are spoken by a tiny population of less than 1000. On the other hand let’s see which are the most widely spoken languages. English? Yes and no. Find out in our info graphic.

By number of native speakers: 

By countries

English 59 countries, among which are: United States, India, Pakistan, Nigeria, Philippines and United Kingdom... 

French  29 countries, among which are: France, DRC, Canada, Madagascar...

Arabic   26 countries, among which are: Egypt, Sudan, Algeria, Iraq, Morocco, Saudi Arabia...

Spanish  21 countries, among which are: Mexico, Spain, Colombia, Argentina......

Portuguese 9 countries, among which are: Brazil, Portugal, Mozambique, Angola.....

German 6 countries: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein

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Martina Advaney

Martina is a designer with many years of experience, she writes articles on varied subjects and also conducts interviews.


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