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Languages Spoken by More Than 10 Million People Language Where Spoken Number of Speakers Chinese Arabic China, Taiwan

, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Macao, Cambodia Egypt, Algeria, Morocco, Iraq, Sudan, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, Libya, Jordan, Lebanon, Mauritania, Palestinian West Bank & Gaza, Israel, Iran, France, Oman, Turkey, Argentina, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Chad, Bahrain, Niger, Tanzania, United States, The Netherlands, Belgium, Eritrea, Mali, Qatar, Nigeria India, South Africa, Bangladesh, Yemen, Uganda United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand, Ireland, Zimbabwe, Mexico, Barbados, Singapore, Namibia, Israel, Sri Lanka, Germany, Puerto Rico, Japan, Liberia, Ecuador, Bermuda, Papua New Guinea, Zambia, Philippines, Italy, Guam, Venezuela, Honduras, Malawi, Denmark Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Spain, United States, Venezuela, Peru, Chile, Cuba, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Bolivia, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Panama Bangladesh, India, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia Brazil, Portugal, France, Paraguay, South Africa, United States, India, Luxembourg, Canada, Switzerland, Belgium, Germany, Angola, Mozambique, Uruguay Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Latvia, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Estonia, Israel, Georgia, Germany, Turkmenistan, Lithuania, United States, Tajikistan, Armenia, Poland Japan, United States, Brazil, Peru, Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Singapore, Germany, Paraguay, Australia, United Kingdom, Taiwan Germany, Austria, United States, Brazil, Poland, Kazakhstan, Russia, Canada, Argentina, Hungary, Italy, Czech Republic, Paraguay, Bolivia, Belgium, Romania, Australia, Kyrgyzstan, South Africa, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Chile, Ecuador, Uruguay, Denmark, Namibia, Luxembourg, Moldova France, Canada, Belgium, United States, Switzerland, Algeria, Italy, Morocco, New Caledonia, Israel, Gabon, Mauritius, Congo, Madagascar, Côte d'Ivoire, Monaco, Benin, Djibouti, French Polynesia, Austria, United Kingdom, Luxembourg, Tunisia, Mali, Central African Republic, Vanuatu, Niger, SaintPierre and Miquelon, Chad, Togo South Korea, North Korea, China, United States, Japan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Mauritania, Brazil, Australia Indonesia, Malaysia, Suriname, The Netherlands, New Caledonia, Singapore India, Malaysia, Fiji, Singapore India Vietnam, United States, Cambodia, Norway, Laos, Canada, Germany, Australia, United Kingdom, France, The Netherlands, China, New Caledonia India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, South Africa, Singapore, Germany, Mauritius Italy, Argentina, France, United States, Canada, Germany, Australia, Brazil, Belgium, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Uruguay, Paraguay, Luxembourg Turkey, Germany, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Uzbekistan, The Netherlands, Cyprus, Romania, France, Greece, Austria, Belgium, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Australia, Denmark, Israel, United States, Sweden, Azerbaijan India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Mauritius, Oman Pakistan, India, Canada, United States, Malaysia, Afghanistan, United Kingdom, Kenya Ukraine, Russia, Poland, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Canada, Hungary, Belarus, United States, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Slovakia, Latvia, Romania, Georgia, Lithuania, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Paraguay India, Tanzania, Uganda, United Kingdom, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Fiji 1,212,560,000 422,039,637

Hindi English

366,000,000 341,000,000

Spanish

322,200,000

Bengali Portuguese

207,000,000 176,000,000

Russian

167,000,000

Japanese German

125,000,000 100,130,000

French

78,000,000

Korean Javanese Telugu Marathi Vietnamese Tamil Italian Turkish

78,000,000 75,567,550 69,666,000 68,022,000 68,000,000 66,000,000 62,000,000 61,000,000

Urdu Punjabi Ukrainian

60,290,000 57,129,000 47,000,000

Gujarati

46,100,000

Thai Polish Malayalam Kannada Oriya Burmese Azerbaijani Farsi Sunda Pashto Romanian Bhojpuri Hausa Maithili Malay SerboCroatian Awadhi Uzbek Yoruba Dutch Sindh Igbo Amharic Oromo Indonesian Tagalog Nepali Assamese Saraiki Cebuano Hungarian Zhuang Shona Madura Sinhala Marwari Magahi Haryanvi Greek

Thailand, Singapore Poland, United States, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Germany, Canada, Israel, Russia, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Czech Republic, Slovakia India, United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Singapore India India Myanmar, Bangladesh Iran, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Russia, Georgia, Iraq, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Syria, Kyrgyzstan Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, United States, Turkey, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Germany, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, France, Sweden Indonesia Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, India Romania, Moldova, Israel, Ukraine, Greece, Serbia and Montenegro, Russia, Hungary, United States, Albania, Kazakhstan India, Nepal, Mauritius Nigeria, Niger, Sudan, Chad, Cameroon, Central African Republic India, Nepal Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, The Netherlands, Myanmar Serbia and Montenegro India, Nepal Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Russia Nigeria, Benin The Netherlands, Belgium, United States, Suriname, Canada, Germany, France, Australia Pakistan, India, United Kingdom, Philippines Nigeria Ethiopia, Israel Ethiopia Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, The Netherlands Philippines, United States, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom Nepal, India, Bhutan India, Bhutan Pakistan, India Philippines Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Serbia and Montenegro, United States, Ukraine China Indonesia Indonesia Sri Lanka, United Arab Emirates, Canada, Maldives India, Pakistan India India Greece, Cyprus, United States, Germany, United Kingdom, Poland, Australia, Russia, Canada, Ukraine, South Africa, Egypt, Albania, Sweden, Kazakhstan, Georgia, Italy, Austria, Bulgaria Czech Republic, United States, Canada, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Austria, Israel,

46,050,000 44,000,000 35,706,000 35,346,000 32,300,000 32,250,000 31,423,000 31,280,000 27,000,000 26,811,657 26,265,555 26,254,000 24,200,000 24,191,900 23,576,500 21,000,000 20,540,000 20,051,000 20,000,000 20,000,000 19,720,000 18,000,000 17,413,000 17,232,000 17,070,000 17,000,000 16,056,000 15,374,000 15,059,000 15,000,000 14,500,000 14,000,000 14,000,000 14,000,000 13,694,000 13,220,000 13,183,000 13,000,000 13,000,000 12,000,000

Chittagonian Bangladesh

Czech

12,000,000

Poland, Slovakia Chhattisgarhi India Fulfulde Deccan Malagasy Belarusan Nigeria, Niger, Mali, Cameroon, Benin, Chad India Madagascar Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Uzbekistan, Moldova 11,535,000 11,428,700 10,709,800 10,484,000 10,200,000

All numbers are approximate. Data are for first language speakers only.

Source: Summer Institute of Linguistics.

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