** official language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular country, state, or other territory as well as working languages in international organizations like the united nations, or the european union.
English speaking country
-english speaking populations:^ statistics on second language speakers are inevitably not precise; partly because there is no widely agreed definition of second language speakers there is no differentiation between countries where english is the lingua franca and those where it is not.
English speaking countries
Following is a list of english-speaking population by country, including information on both native speakers and second-language speakers.
List of Chinese, English, Spanish, French, Arabic, Portuguese and German speaking countriesLearn english grammar online.
On a coloured area to see an article about english in that country or region.
^ before mistakenly correcting the percentage again, please note that there are fewer people aged 5 years or more in any country than there are people in that country, because some people are toddlers or infants.
Hence it is most meaningful to express the english-speaking per cent without including the figures for these 272,382.