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Languages of the United States

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Achumawi, Adai, Afro-Seminole Creole, Ahtna, Alabama, Aleut, Alutiiq, Arapaho, Assiniboine, ... There have been several proposals to make English the national language. .... Percentage of people 5 y...

Language Use in the United States: 2011, American - Census Bureau

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2011 American Community Survey. .... other than. English at home1. (Percent). English-speaking ability2. (Percent). Spoke.

More than 350 languages spoken in U.S.; 54 percent of Los Angeles ...

www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/nov/3/more-350-languages-spoken-us/

Nov 3, 2015 ... Overall, Americans speak more than 350 different tongues at home, ... region speak a language other than English at home, as do 51 percent of ...

Why it's good to speak Spanish in America - CNN.com

www.cnn.com/2015/09/17/opinions/ben-ghiat-speaking-english-in-u-s-/

Sep 17, 2015 ... (CNN) Should people living in America speak English? Should they be derided, viewed with suspicion, or even asked to leave, if they primarily ...

Study says 20 percent of the U.S. population doesn't speak English ...

www.theblaze.com/blog/2014/10/06/study-says-20-percent-of-the-u-s-population-doesnt-speak-english-at-home/

Oct 6, 2014 ... A new study says immigration is playing a role in how people communicate, and that 20 percent of U.S. residents don't speak English at home.

One in Five U.S. Residents Speaks Foreign Language at Home ...

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The Census Bureau recently released data from the 2013 American ... The percentage of the U.S. population speaking a language other than English at home ... Of those who speak a foreign language at home, 25.1 million (41 percent ) told ...

Next Where 60 Million People in the U.S. Don't Speak English at Home

www.citylab.com/politics/2013/08/geography-americas-many-languages/6438/

Aug 6, 2013 ... Where 60 Million People in the U.S. Don't Speak English at Home ... 2011 American Community Survey, the share is now 20.8 percent – fully ...

About One in Four Americans Can Hold a Conversation in a Second ...

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Twenty-six percent of adult Americans speak a language other than English well enough to hold a conversation, according to the new poll, conducted March ...

The Limited English Proficient Population in the United States ...

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Jul 8, 2015 ... Though most LEP individuals are immigrants, nearly 19 percent (4.7 million) were ... Censuses and 2010 and 2013 American Community Surveys (ACS). ... The term English proficient refers to people who reported speaking ...

U.S. English | Making English the Official Language | Research ...

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Ninety-two percent of the world's countries have at least one official ... and all that America has to offer, one must be able to read, write and speak in English.

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Language Use - Census Bureau

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Language use, English-speaking ability, and linguistic isolation data are collected ... This paper uses the American Community Survey and National Population ... Data on the frequency and percentage of the U.S. population aged 5 and over ...

English isn't main language at home for 21 percent in America ...

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Oct 6, 2015 ... A whopping 21 percent of U.S. residents now speak a language other than English at home, according to a report being released Tuesday by ...

One in Ten People Living in the United States Can't Speak Fluent ...

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Sep 24, 2014 ... English proficiency is a strong predictor of economic standing ... without English proficiency earn an average of 25 to 40 percent less than their ...