Get a glimpse of our language data here on this site, with seven free pages a month. Want more data? Or other formats? Check out the products below.
Easily research the world's languages — with unlimited online data.
Seven free pages just not enough? Enjoy unlimited access to our website and its data, including languages, countries, maps, and the language family tree. All expertly cataloged, and right at your fingertips.Learn More or Buy »
Get to know the linguistic landscape of a single country.
Packaged in a convenient PDF, our country reports cover all the data available on our website, plus other features and statistical summaries. 1 Available for any country with more than eight languages.Browse Reports » Download Sample »
Reference our data while offline, with the familiarity of our printed series.
Consult the classic ﹘ now in three volumes, organized by region. Each is self-contained, so you can add one or all to your bookshelf. Currently available in the 18th Edition. (The 19th Edition, now online, will be in print this summer.)Learn More or Buy »
Print or post a language map in your academic publication.
Get a high-resolution version of any of our language maps. No watermark, full color ﹘ ready to be dropped into your design. Maps are licensed for academic publications, but we can offer a custom license for other uses.Browse Maps »
Data & Consulting
Analyze the raw data for use in your own research or products.
Whether you’re conducting research, building a product, or analyzing demographics, we’ll help you harness the data you need to make your project a success. You’ll get access to our raw dataset, plus advice from our experts.Learn More »
API Coming Soon
Develop apps or other products that pull from our language data.
Later this year we’ll launch our API, with both a basic version for free and an advanced version with a paid subscription. Interested? Contact us, and we’ll let you know when it’s available. We’d also love to hear your ideas for using it.Contact Us »
These additional features include:
Summary tables by language size, status, and family, listing the total number of languages and speakers that fall into each category.
Summary list by language size, naming every language that falls into each category, along with its basic information.
List of languages by family, including their full path in the linguistic family tree.
List of languages by each state, province, or other administrative subdivision of the country.
Index of ISO codes.
Index of all primary and alternate language names.
Full bibliography for the country’s data. ↩