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who knows what language is spoken in Pakistan? is there a list of languages spoken in Pakistan?

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list of languages spoken in Pakistan:


language Language Code Language status Lang. Pop. (%) Wiki Info
Urdu ur Official 95% See link
Punjabi (Arabic) pa_Arab 70% See link
English en Official 50% See link
Lahnda lah 40% See link
Pashto ps 15% See link
Sindhi (Arabic) sd_Arab 12% See link
Seraiki skr 9.1% See link
Baluchi bal 3.7% See link
Brahui brh 1.3% See link
Northern Hindko hno 1.2% See link
Persian fa 0.7% See link
Southern Hindko hnd 0.4% See link
Tajik (Arabic) tg_Arab 0.3% See link
Gujari gju 0.2% See link
Balti bft 0.2% See link
Parkari Koli kvx 0.2% See link
Khowar khw 0.2% See link
Indus Kohistani mvy 0.1% See link
Wadiyara Koli kxp 0.1% See link
Kachi Koli gjk 0.1% See link
Kashmiri (Arabic) ks_Arab 0.1% See link
Bateri btv Smaller then 0.01% See link


An official language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular country.


According to the The Unicode Consortium the overall literacy rate (The ability to read and write) in Pakistan is 54%.


More information about languages spoken in Pakistan (see links):
Information links (Principal Languages, Immigrant Languages, Language Counts, etc.) about Languages spoken within Pakistan - See link.
A complete Pakistan's languages summaries - See link.
Map showing the locations of languages in Pakistan - See link.


The Unicode Consortium - See link.
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