What is the percentage of Americans who speak English?
80% of Americans aged five and older speak only English at home.
The majority of people in Costa Rica speak Spanish as their first language. But there are some educated people (for example, professors, doctors) who speak English, plus some Americans vacation or even retire in Costa Rica. So, while there is not a large percentage of people who speak English, in some communities and professions, you may find a quite a few people who are fluent.
Hispanic-Americans speak Spanish and English. Hispanic people are language-defined, for they speak Spanish as native language. (Simply learning fluent Spanish, does NOT magically turn you Hispanic!) Some Americans who are descendants of Hispanics don't speak Spanish anymore, so they just speak English as their active tongues.
Most people dont speak english. But it makes no sense Brazil was founded by Portugal, and as such has the national language of Portugese. What percentage speak Spanish is a hard thing to research for English speaking people. But there must be a strong percentage since almost every country that boarders Brazil is Spanish speaking. Note there is one that has the national language of French. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Its our Official and NATIONAL Language, we never…