How many people speak Japanese?

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1 How Many People Speak
1.1 How Many People Speak?
English speakin..
128.00 million
Rank: 14 (Overall)
Abkhaz speaking population
1.2 Speaking Population
Croatian speaki..
1.90 %
Rank: 10 (Overall)
Xhosa speaking population
1.3 Native Speakers
Chinese speakin..
128.00 million
Rank: 9 (Overall)
Abkhaz speaking population
1.3.1 Second Language Speakers
English speakin..
Not Available
Rank: N/A (Overall)
Finnish speaking population
1.3.2 Native Name
1.3.3 Alternative Names
Not Available
1.3.4 French Name
1.3.5 German Name
1.4 Pronunciation
/nihoɴɡo/: [nihõŋɡo], [nihõŋŋo]
1.5 Ethnicity
Japanese (Yamato)

Do you know how many people speak Japanese?

Different languages are spoken in different regions. Do you know how many people speak Japanese? 128.00 million people speak Japanese language worldwide. These ethnic group speaking Japanese is Japanese (Yamato) and International Phonetic Alphabet IPA of Japanese is /nihoɴɡo/: [nihõŋɡo], [nihõŋŋo]. Find if Japanese is one of the Most Spoken Languages. How many people speak Japanese gives you total count of Japanese speaking population in millions and in percentage worldwide. Are you interested in finding the countries that speak Japanese, then check Japanese Speaking Countries and get to know all the Japanese countries.

Japanese Speaking Population

Here you get to know how many people speak Japanese in percentage. The Japanese speaking population is 1.90 %. Japanese Speaking Population is the percentage of world population speaking Japanese language. Along with this, you can also find the dialects in Japanese spoken in various regions under Japanese Dialects. Chinese, Mandarin is the most spoken language in the world and is at the top place.

Native Japanese Speakers

You will get to know second language speakers of Japanese language as well as native Japanese Speakers under how many people speak Japanese language. There is an estimate that there are almost 128.00 million native speakers of Japanese language. Some languages have relatively large populations of native speakers and on other hand some languages have small population of native speakers. There is no estimate available of people speaking Japanese as second language. The number of second language speakers mentioned in how many people speak Japanese are those whose native language is minority language of country in which they live. They learn the second language because it is official language of the country where they reside.

Native name of Japanese

How many people speak Japanese serves you with native name of Japanese language. The native name of Japanese is 日本語. Native names are the local names for the languages. The native names of the languages are used by the native speakers of that language. The alternative names of Japanese are Not Available. The German and French names for Japanese language is as follows:

  • French Name for Japanese: japonais.
  • German Name for Japanese: Japanisch.
In some applications, instead of using language names they use language codes, check out the language code of Japanese on Japanese Language Codes.

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