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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 .... In 1929, speaking of indi...

Language Use in the United States: 2011 - Census.gov

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

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.

The 'Americans Speak English' Debate Is Not About English At All

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Oct 1, 2015 ... The 'Americans Speak English' Debate Is Not About English At All ... as least threatening with only 9 percent percent of Americans viewing their ...

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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 ...

Record 61.8 mn US residents don't speak English at home - RT.com

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Oct 7, 2014 ... English is not the spoken language in a record 20 percent of American homes, a study has found. Arabic and Urdu ‒ Pakistan's national ...

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 ...

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

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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 ...

English Use on the Rise Among Latinos | Pew Research Center

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May 12, 2015 ... At the same time that the share of Latinos who speak English proficiently is ... and the slowdown in immigration to the U.S. from Latin America.

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

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Nov 3, 2015 ... Asian-American immigrants have more difficulty mastering English than .... speak a language other than English at home, as do 51 percent of ...

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

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Oct 6, 2014 ... Study says 20 percent of the U.S. population doesn't speak English at home ... ' American Idol' Finalist Dies at 35 (UPDATE: Blood Clot in Ankle ...

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 ...