Asia : Number of living languages by country - 2014

Asia : Number of living languages Updated 20-12-2014

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Asia - Number of living languages

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Asia : Map - Number of living languages - 2014

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- Ethnologue.com

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The map shows the indicator: Number of living languages. The data are for the different sovereign countries of the world.

Data source: Ethnologue.com. The data correspond to the last date of registration provided by the source.

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Color of the countries with the lowest data: light green.

Color of the countries with the highest data: dark green.

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You will eventually find a ranking of the best and lowest records for sovereign countries. You can download the data per country in CSV format or view it below the article.

Asia : Ranking of statistics – Number of living languages

The 5 highest records for sovereign countries (1 per country) since 2013 :

1 - Papua New Guinea - Number of living languages was 838 in 2013
2 - Indonesia - Number of living languages was 707 in 2013
3 - India - Number of living languages was 454 in 2013
4 - China - Number of living languages was 301 in 2013
5 - Philippines - Number of living languages was 193 in 2013

The 5 lowest records for sovereign countries (1 per country) since 2013 :

1 - North Korea - Number of living languages was 1 in 2013
2 - South Korea - Number of living languages was 3 in 2013
3 - Sri Lanka - Number of living languages was 7 in 2013
4 - Mongolia - Number of living languages was 14 in 2013
5 - Japan - Number of living languages was 16 in 2013

Asia : Data table - Number of living languages

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Ranking Country Data Date of information
1 Flag - Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea 838 2013
2 Flag - Indonesia Indonesia 707 2013
3 Flag - India India 454 2013
4 Flag - China China 301 2013
5 Flag - Philippines Philippines 193 2013
6 Flag - Malaysia Malaysia 146 2013
7 Flag - Nepal Nepal 125 2013
8 Flag - Myanmar Myanmar 117 2013
9 Flag - Vietnam Vietnam 110 2013
10 Flag - Laos Laos 92 2013
11 Flag - Thailand Thailand 85 2013
12 Flag - Pakistan Pakistan 77 2013
13 Flag - Bangladesh Bangladesh 45 2013
14 Flag - Afghanistan Afghanistan 41 2013
15 Flag - Uzbekistan Uzbekistan 39 2013
16 Flag - Bhutan Bhutan 34 2013
17 Flag - Singapore Singapore 32 2013
18 Flag - Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 32 2013
19 Flag - Tajikistan Tajikistan 32 2013
20 Flag - Taiwan Taiwan 27 2013
21 Flag - Cambodia Cambodia 27 2013
22 Flag - Turkmenistan Turkmenistan 27 2013
23 Flag - East Timor East Timor 19 2013
24 Flag - Brunei Brunei 17 2013
25 Flag - Japan Japan 16 2013
26 Flag - Mongolia Mongolia 14 2013
27 Flag - Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 7 2013
28 Flag - South Korea South Korea 3 2013
29 Flag - North Korea North Korea 1 2013