Top Languages on the Internet

Top Languages on the Internet

Top Ten Languages Used in the Web ( Number of Internet Users by Language )

Top Ten Languages in the Internet Internet Users, by Language % of all Internet Users World Population 2010 Estimate for Language Internet Growth for Language (2000-2010)
English 536,564,837 27.3% 1,277,528,133 281.2%
Chinese 444,948,013 22.6% 1,365,524,982 1,277.4%
Spanish 153,309,074 7.8% 420,469,703 743.2%
Japanese 99,143,700 5.0% 126,804,433 110.6%
Portuguese 82,548,200 4.2% 250,372,925 989.6%
German 75,158,584 3.8% 95,637,049 173.1%
Arabic 65,365,400 3.3% 347,002,991 2501.2%
French 59,779,525 3.0% 347,932,305 398.2%
Russian 59,700,000 3.0% 139,390,205 1825.8%
Korean 39,440,000 2.0% 71,393,343 107.1%
TOP 10 LANGUAGES 1,615,957,333 82.2% 4,442,056,069 421.2%
Rest of the Languages 350,557,483 17.8% 2,403,553,891 588.5%
WORLD TOTAL 1,966,514,816 100% 6,845,609,960 444.8%
(*) Last Update: June 30, 2010

Examples for data interpretation:
  • There are 153,309,074 Spanish speaking people using the Internet, this represents 7.8% of all the Internet users.
  • Out of the estimated 420,469,703 world population that speaks Spanish.
  • The number of Spanish Speaking Internet Users has grown 743.2%% in the last ten years (2000-2010).