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

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list of languages spoken in United States:


language Language Code Language status Lang. Pop. (%) Wiki Info
English en De facto official 96% See link
Spanish es official regional 9.6% See link
Traditional Chinese zh_Hant 0.7% See link
French fr 0.6% See link
German de 0.5% See link
Filipino fil 0.4% See link
Vietnamese vi 0.3% See link
Italian it 0.3% See link
Korean ko 0.3% See link
Russian ru 0.2% See link
Navajo nv Smaller then 0.01% See link
Yiddish yi Smaller then 0.01% See link
Hawaiian haw official regional Smaller then 0.01% See link
Cherokee chr Smaller then 0.01% See link
Lakota lkt Smaller then 0.01% See link
Inupiaq ik Smaller then 0.01% See link


An official regional language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular region in the country.
De facto official Language is a language "in practice but not necessarily ordained by law".


According to the The Unicode Consortium the overall literacy rate (The ability to read and write) in United States is 99%.


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


The Unicode Consortium - See link.
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