List of Wikipedias by speakers per article

This page contains a list of Wikipedias with 10,000+ articles sorted by the number of speakers per article.[1] The displayed information includes the number of Administrators, Active Users, % Admins (the percentage of active users who are administrators), the number of Articles per 1,000 speakers, and the number of Speakers per Article.

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N.B.: Table last sorted on 31 March 2015.

The ListEdit

No. Language Language (local) Wiki Articles Speakers [1] Admins Active Users % of Admins depth Articles/1000 speakers Speakers/article
1 Volapük Volapük vo 123,879 200 3 25 12 14 619395 0.002
2 Ido Ido io 29,152 2,500 5 39 12.82 5 11660.8 0.1
3 Interlingua Interlingua ia 21,996 1,500 7 30 23.33 6 14664 0.1
4 Aragonese Aragonés an 36,463 10,000 6 51 11.76 63 3646.3 0.3
5 Sanskrit संस्कृतम् sa 11,445 15,770 5 201 2.49 135 725.7 1.4
6 Waray-Waray Winaray war 1,263,868 2,560,000 3 56 5.36 4 493.7 2
7 Occitan Occitan oc 87,053 218,310 5 63 7.94 7 398.8 2.5
8 Basque Euskara eu 343,553 720,000 12 599 2 11 516 1.9
9 Scots Scots sco 56,041 100,000 6 113 5.31 25 560.4 1.8
10 Breton Brezhoneg br 67,516 206,000 5 81 6.17 13 327.7 3.1
11 Norwegian (Nynorsk) Nynorsk nn 151,200 500,000 20 132 15.15 16 302.4 3.3
12 Bishnupriya Manipuri বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী bpy 25,091 117,500 2 24 8.33 24 213.5 4.7
13 Swedish Svenska sv 3,745,132 9,197,090 59 2471 2.39 7 407.2 2.5
14 Scottish Gaelic Gàidhlig gd 15,001 63,130 4 29 13.79 20 237.6 4.2
15 Asturian Asturianu ast 99,835 110,000 9 121 7.44 6 907.6 1.1
16 Faroese Føroyskt fo 13,215 66,150 4 32 12.5 35 199.8 5
17 Luxembourgish Lëtzebuergesch lb 57,511 336,710 5 102 4.9 24 170.8 5.9
18 Irish Gaeilge ga 51,918 276,310 8 100 8 4 187.9 5.3
19 Estonian Eesti et 204,288 1,105,400 35 655 5.34 22 184.8 5.4
20 Icelandic Íslenska is 48,695 330,000 28 104 26.92 35 147.6 6.8
21 Welsh Cymraeg cy 106,814 536,890 14 114 12.28 58 198.9 5
22 Esperanto Esperanto eo 272,373 2,000,000 19 327 5.81 17 136.2 7.3
23 Norwegian (Bokmål) Norsk (Bokmål) no 525,777 4,300,000 43 1324 3.25 41 122.3 8.2
24 Newari नेवारी new 72,234 861,000 2 17 11.76 13 83.9 11.9
25 Dutch Nederlands nl 1,988,845 21,944,690 39 4004 0.97 16 90.6 11
26 Cebuano Sinugboanong Binisaya ceb 5,378,715 15,810,000 6 128 4.69 2 340.2 2.9
27 Sorani کوردی ckb 25,130 200,000 7 124 5.65 89 125.7 8
28 Slovenian Slovenščina sl 166,387 2,085,160 22 398 5.53 26 79.8 12.5
29 Finnish Suomi fi 475,488 5,392,180 35 1677 2.09 41 88.2 11.3
30 West Frisian Frysk fy 43,258 467,000 9 61 14.75 31 92.6 10.8
31 Catalan Català ca 633,433 7,200,000 21 1598 1.31 31 88 11.4
32 Chechen Нохчийн ce 254,197 1,361,000 3 41 7.32 9 186.8 5.4
33 Macedonian Македонски mk 103,577 1,407,810 17 234 7.26 101 73.6 13.6
34 Lithuanian Lietuvių lt 197,572 3,001,860 13 443 2.93 23 65.8 15.2
35 Galician Galego gl 160,555 2,355,000 9 247 3.64 36 68.2 14.7
36 Minangkabau Bahaso Minangkabau min 223,593 5,530,000 5 133 3.76 1 40.4 24.7
37 Piedmontese Piemontèis pms 64,552 1,600,000 10 24 41.67 2 40.3 24.8
38 Slovak Slovenčina sk 231,963 5,187,740 9 568 1.58 20 44.7 22.4
39 Latvian Latviešu lv 99,505 1,552,260 12 335 3.58 73 64.1 15.6
40 Danish Dansk da 255,935 5,522,490 24 903 2.66 64 46.3 21.6
41 Serbian Српски sr 628,076 8,957,906 19 935 2.03 155 70.1 14.3
42 Hebrew עברית he 255,422 5,302,770 37 2928 1.26 261 48.2 20.8
43 Czech Čeština cs 441,682 13,373,480 32 2434 1.31 47 33 30.3
44 Chuvash Чăваш cv 42,449 1,077,420 3 43 6.98 6 39.4 25.4
45 Polish Polski pl 1,376,060 38,663,780 101 4147 2.44 30 35.6 28.1
46 Bashkir Башҡорт ba 50,879 1,221,340 8 77 10.39 21 41.7 24
47 Samogitian Žemaitėška bat-smg 16,840 500,000 5 19 26.32 6 33.7 29.7
48 Bosnian Bosanski bs 81,561 2,225,290 9 174 5.17 105 36.7 27.3
49 Croatian Hrvatski hr 213,321 5,752,090 16 587 2.73 22 37.1 27
50 Kazakh Қазақша kk 225,852 8,077,770 18 233 7.73 10 28 35.8
51 Armenian Հայերեն hy 261,596 5,902,970 12 674 1.78 41 44.3 22.6
52 Bulgarian Български bg 258,350 8,157,770 27 763 3.54 25 31.7 31.6
53 Serbo-Croatian Srpskohrvatski / Српскохрватски sh 450,598 17,057,286 11 186 5.91 759 26.4 37.9
54 Hungarian Magyar hu 461,986 12,606,130 31 1711 1.81 59 36.6 27.3
55 German Deutsch de 2,379,210 78,245,280 190 18525 1.03 94 30.4 32.9
56 Sakha Саха тыла sah 12,152 450,000 4 100 4 51 27 37
57 Walloon Walon wa 15,482 600,000 2 24 8.33 22 25.8 38.8
58 Georgian ქართული ka 134,060 4,237,710 4 276 1.45 35 31.6 31.6
59 French Français fr 2,166,977 74,980,460 164 20152 0.81 234 28.9 34.6
60 Italian Italiano it 1,574,033 63,655,047 105 8132 1.29 164 24.7 40.4
61 Ossetian Иронау os 11,778 577,450 3 25 12 85 20.4 49
62 Malay Bahasa Melayu ms 332,557 15,848,500 13 418 3.11 16 21 47.7
63 Ukrainian Українська uk 971,530 36,048,890 46 3191 1.44 39 27 37.1
64 Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia id 513,786 23,200,480 36 3006 1.2 109 22.1 45.2
65 Vietnamese Tiếng Việt vi 1,237,431 73,600,000 21 1974 1.06 517 16.8 59.5
66 Tatar Татарча tt 88,467 5,406,110 3 69 4.35 22 16.4 61.1
67 Romanian Română ro 402,918 23,782,990 18 937 1.92 117 16.9 59
68 Belarusian Беларуская be 182,287 7,960,000 10 263 3.8 27 22.9 43.7
69 English English en 5,987,738 505,000,000 1151 128754 0.89 984 11.9 84.3
70 Kirghiz Кыргызча ky 79,750 2,941,930 3 68 4.41 0 27.1 36.9
71 Albanian Shqip sq 78,575 5,414,300 14 241 5.81 34 14.5 68.9
72 Yiddish ייִדיש yi 14,932 1,510,430 3 43 6.98 42 9.9 101.2
73 Lombard Lumbaart lmo 39,201 3,903,000 7 43 16.28 25 10 99.6
74 Greek Ελληνικά el 171,656 13,432,940 22 1010 2.18 61 12.8 78.3
75 Japanese 日本語 ja 1,182,587 125,000,000 39 13726 0.28 83 9.5 105.7
76 Low Saxon Plattdüütsch nds 58,277 3,000,000 4 44 9.09 8 19.4 51.5
77 Russian Русский ru 1,586,431 167,332,230 89 11370 0.78 137 9.5 105.5
78 Tajik Тоҷикӣ tg 100,046 4,479,650 6 108 5.56 9 22.3 44.8
79 Nahuatl Nāhuatl nah 6,973 1,500,000 3 21 14.29 65 4.6 215.1
80 Haitian Krèyol ayisyen ht 57,355 7,731,240 2 39 5.13 1 7.4 134.8
81 Persian فارسی fa 704,628 72,279,286 32 4864 0.66 180 9.7 102.6
82 Belarusian (Taraškievica) Беларуская (тарашкевіца) be-tarask 68,547 9,081,102 4 90 4.44 35 7.5 132.5
83 Uzbek O‘zbek uz 133,348 21,930,230 10 138 7.25 46 6.1 164.5
84 Sicilian Sicilianu scn 26,062 4,700,000 8 25 32 16 5.5 180.3
85 Afrikaans Afrikaans af 87,634 17,518,390 14 188 7.45 33 5 199.9
86 Thai ไทย th 134,435 20,396,930 14 1287 1.09 275 6.6 151.7
87 Malagasy Malagasy mg 92,577 18,000,000 3 37 8.11 10 5.1 194.4
88 Azerbaijani Azərbaycanca az 153,253 24,237,340 15 695 2.16 32 6.3 158.2
89 Korean 한국어 ko 478,437 77,166,230 25 2229 1.12 149 6.2 161.3
90 Portuguese Português pt 1,017,856 220,000,000 74 5745 1.29 171 4.6 216.1
91 Mazanderani مَزِروني mzn 13,125 3,270,000 4 32 12.5 7 4 249.1
92 Turkish Türkçe tr 338,039 70,805,930 24 768 3.13 204 4.8 209.5
93 Buginese Basa Ugi bug 14,127 5,017,800 1 24 4.17 1 2.8 355.2
94 Venetian Vèneto vec 12,459 3,852,500 3 33 9.09 63 3.2 309.2
95 Tagalog Tagalog tl 76,171 24,245,200 12 121 9.92 32 3.1 318.3
96 Alemannic Alemannisch als 26,800 7,299,500 9 61 14.75 28 3.7 272.4
97 Neapolitan Nnapulitano nap 14,558 5,700,000 3 18 16.67 10 2.6 391.5
98 Spanish Español es 1,567,215 470,000,000 67 16020 0.42 204 3.3 299.9
99 Mongolian Монгол mn 18,978 5,756,590 5 90 5.56 72 3.3 303.3
100 Quechua Runa Simi qu 21,638 8,912,820 3 33 9.09 26 2.4 411.9
101 Swahili Kiswahili sw 55,274 15,457,390 11 116 9.48 11 3.6 279.7
102 Yoruba Yorùbá yo 32,096 19,380,800 3 35 8.57 5 1.7 603.8
103 Nepali नेपाली ne 33,936 16,148,100 8 106 7.55 25 2.1 475.8
104 Arabic العربية ar 1,022,563 315,421,300 24 5591 0.43 174 3.2 308.5
105 Malayalam മലയാളം ml 67,173 33,550,900 21 333 6.31 208 2 499.5
106 Banyumasan Basa Banyumasan map-bms 13,342 12,000,000 1 17 5.88 10 1.1 899.4
107 Urdu اردو ur 150,785 63,948,800 12 279 4.3 101 2.4 424.1
108 Burmese မ္ရန္‌မာစာ my 45,228 32,035,300 5 186 2.69 10 1.4 708.3
109 Tamil தமிழ் ta 126,036 68,763,360 41 388 10.57 32 1.8 545.6
110 Telugu తెలుగు te 71,869 74,049,000 15 254 5.91 76 1 1030.3
111 Bavarian Boarisch bar 30,419 14,089,000 7 65 10.77 46 2.2 463.2
112 Sinhalese සිංහල si 15,481 15,579,980 3 70 4.29 81 1 1006.4
113 Kurdish Kurdî ku 26,521 29,960,890 4 57 7.02 24 0.9 1129.7
114 Chinese 中文 zh 1,087,638 1,197,294,060 83 7873 1.05 195 0.9 1100.8
115 Marathi मराठी mr 55,826 71,780,660 9 275 3.27 72 0.8 1285.8
116 Javanese Basa Jawa jv 57,079 84,308,740 8 100 8 28 0.7 1477.1
117 Cantonese 粵語 zh-yue 76,154 62,221,560 11 227 4.85 17 1.2 817
118 Punjabi (Eastern) ਪੰਜਾਬੀ pa 33,402 29,514,770 10 191 5.24 26 1.1 883.6
119 Gujarati ગુજરાતી gu 28,802 46,636,510 3 89 3.37 40 0.6 1619.2
120 Amharic አማርኛ am 14,819 21,811,600 3 34 8.82 34 0.7 1471.9
121 Punjabi (Western) [1] pnb 51,965 62,613,000 3 47 6.38 3 0.8 1204.9
122 Sundanese Basa Sunda su 59,759 34,000,000 8 47 17.02 2 1.8 569
123 Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ kn 25,377 37,739,040 5 442 1.13 100 0.7 1487.1
124 Hindi हिन्दी hi 134,819 260,333,620 9 1756 0.51 170 0.5 1931
125 Min Nan Bân-lâm-gú zh-min-nan 236,775 46,619,500 5 65 7.69 13 5.1 196.9
126 Egyptian Arabic مصرى arz 31,886 53,990,000 7 137 5.11 132 0.6 1693.2
127 Bengali বাংলা bn 79,074 193,261,200 12 1156 1.04 359 0.4 2444.1
- Limburgish Limburgs li 12,679 1,300,000 7 30 23.33 109 9.8 102.5
- Oriya ଓଡ଼ିଆ or 15,372 33,000,000 6 55 10.91 61 0.5 2146.8
- Hill Mari Кырык Мары (Kyryk Mary) mrj 10,269 30,000 1 15 6.67 2 342.3 2.9
- Upper Sorbian Hornjoserbsce hsb 13,449 40,000 4 30 13.33 26 336.2 3
- North Frisian Nordfriisk frr 9,889 10,000 5 26 19.23 20 988.9 1
- Simple English Simple English simple 152,707 505,000,000 16 878 1.82 77 0.3 3307
- Latin Latina la 131,736 - 18 132 13.64 13 - -
No. Language Language (local) Wiki Articles Speakers [1] Admins Active Users % of Admins depth Articles/1000 speakers Speakers/article

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  1. a b c Including first and second language speakers. Main source: http://www.ethnologue.com and Wikipedia. DISCLAIMER: Some data may be underestimated or overestimated.