Most countries have an "official national language"; there are 14 countries in the world that have Spanish as their official language, and 6 more (and a US territory) that have Spanish as the de facto national language (*).
Here is the list of countries by continent (with their capital in parenthesis):
Equatorial Guinea (Malabo) in West Africa
North and Central America
Mexico (Mexico City) *
Costa Rica (San JosÃ©)
Dominican Republic (Santo Domingo) *
El Salvador (San Salvador)
Guatemala (Guatemala City)
Nicaragua (Managua) *
Panama (Panama City)
Puerto Rico (San Juan) *
Argentina (Buenos Aires) *
Bolivia (La Paz)
Chile (Santiago) *
Uruguay (Montevideo) *
Central America is composed of 7 different countries, each with its own official or national language. Most of the countries of central America are Spanish-speaking countries.
The national and official language is French.
Normally, the main language is the official language in a country. In countries without an official language, such as the United States, the main language is called the national language.
There are more than 200 countries, recognized or unrecognized, and several have more than one official capital. There are also state, regional, or provincial capitals in many countries. For an update list of national capitals, see the related link below.
India has no national language. Hindi is one of the official languages, but it's not the national language.
The US, for one. In order to have a national language, it has to be written somewhere that an official national language exists. In the US there isn't any statement defining a national language. In addtion there are countries with more than one national language (Belgium, Switzerland for example).
There are 14 countries with Spanish as their official language, and 6 more where it is the national language, not including the US commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Three in Central America are Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Honduras.
There are 29 countries of which French is an official language. Seven other countries commonly speak French but have not named French an official language. Check out the related links for a list of the countries where French is an official language.
There are four continents that are home to countries whose official language (at least one official language) is Spanish. Europe: Spain North America: Mexico South America: many countries! Africa: Equatorial Guinea
Poland's official language is Polish.
There is no national language of India. Hindi is one of 22 official languages.
The official language of many countries of Latin America is Spanish, excluding Brazil, where the official language is Portuguese.
Never. Hindi was never declared the national language of India. But it was declared an official language in 1950. An official language is not the same thing as a national language.
Two countries have Korean as their official language: North Korea South Korea
The official language is the language that is mostly used in official departments. In many countries it is also the spoken language. However, in many countries it could be different than the spoken language(s) there. That happens sometime in small countries that use a more common language than their native language for official use. However, it may also occur in countries where the official language is not the common spoken language, such as in the Arab World where the spoken languages are remarkably different from Arabic, the official language there.
55 countries have English as their official language. There are upwards of thirty five countries that recognize English as an official language, including Bermuda, Canada, Kenya and Uganda. Surprisingly enough, the United States of America does not have an official language.
Amharic is not the national language of ethiopia, it is an official language of ethiopia
Yes, English is a national language in Australia. It has no official language.
Some countries that speak French as their official language are: France, Lebanon, Benin, Chad, Senegal, Togo, Madagascar, Congo, and Canada.
An official language is a language that has been declared by a government to be the language of the governed nation. A national language is a language that is spoken by the majority of the people within a nation.
Dutch is the official language of seven countries. German is the official or minor language of 16 countries.
No one. Hindi is not the national language of India. You may be confusing "national language" with "official language."
No independent country has CatalÃ¡n as its official language, but it is the official language of the Principality of Andorra.
Never. Australia has no official language and no declared national language. English is the default language throughout the country, but it is not the official language,
Official language - None at federal level National language - English (de facto)