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 124,590 200 3 37 8.11 14 622950 0.002
2 Ido Ido io 29,537 2,500 5 45 11.11 5 11814.8 0.1
3 Interlingua Interlingua ia 22,313 1,500 7 31 22.58 6 14875.3 0.1
4 Aragonese Aragonés an 37,378 10,000 6 72 8.33 61 3737.8 0.3
5 Sanskrit संस्कृतम् sa 11,458 15,770 5 39 12.82 141 726.6 1.4
6 Waray-Waray Winaray war 1,264,230 2,560,000 3 76 3.95 4 493.8 2
7 Occitan Occitan oc 86,336 218,310 5 86 5.81 8 395.5 2.5
8 Basque Euskara eu 359,335 720,000 12 628 1.91 12 539.7 1.9
9 Scots Scots sco 57,029 100,000 6 132 4.55 25 570.3 1.8
10 Breton Brezhoneg br 68,223 206,000 4 80 5 13 331.2 3
11 Norwegian (Nynorsk) Nynorsk nn 152,670 500,000 17 136 12.5 16 305.3 3.3
12 Bishnupriya Manipuri বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী bpy 25,082 117,500 2 26 7.69 24 213.5 4.7
13 Swedish Svenska sv 3,731,138 9,197,090 61 2671 2.28 7 405.7 2.5
14 Scottish Gaelic Gàidhlig gd 15,086 63,130 3 40 7.5 20 239 4.2
15 Asturian Asturianu ast 107,143 110,000 10 151 6.62 5 974 1
16 Faroese Føroyskt fo 13,319 66,150 4 35 11.43 35 201.3 5
17 Luxembourgish Lëtzebuergesch lb 58,353 336,710 5 86 5.81 24 173.3 5.8
18 Irish Gaeilge ga 52,698 276,310 8 87 9.2 4 190.7 5.2
19 Estonian Eesti et 208,963 1,105,400 34 707 4.81 22 189 5.3
20 Icelandic Íslenska is 49,806 330,000 28 143 19.58 34 150.9 6.6
21 Welsh Cymraeg cy 130,866 536,890 14 147 9.52 43 243.7 4.1
22 Esperanto Esperanto eo 280,268 2,000,000 19 354 5.37 17 140.1 7.1
23 Norwegian (Bokmål) Norsk (Bokmål) no 534,646 4,300,000 43 1399 3.07 42 124.3 8
24 Newari नेवारी new 72,216 861,000 2 26 7.69 13 83.9 11.9
25 Dutch Nederlands nl 2,011,916 21,944,690 37 4614 0.8 16 91.7 10.9
26 Cebuano Sinugboanong Binisaya ceb 5,378,572 15,810,000 6 188 3.19 2 340.2 2.9
27 Sorani کوردی ckb 26,168 200,000 7 154 4.55 90 130.8 7.6
28 Slovenian Slovenščina sl 168,379 2,085,160 22 478 4.6 26 80.8 12.4
29 Finnish Suomi fi 485,206 5,392,180 36 1943 1.85 41 90 11.1
30 West Frisian Frysk fy 43,871 467,000 9 73 12.33 31 93.9 10.6
31 Catalan Català ca 647,420 7,200,000 22 1642 1.34 32 89.9 11.1
32 Chechen Нохчийн ce 254,309 1,361,000 3 41 7.32 11 186.9 5.4
33 Macedonian Македонски mk 105,955 1,407,810 17 234 7.26 102 75.3 13.3
34 Lithuanian Lietuvių lt 199,621 3,001,860 13 407 3.19 23 66.5 15
35 Galician Galego gl 164,104 2,355,000 8 299 2.68 36 69.7 14.4
36 Minangkabau Bahaso Minangkabau min 223,893 5,530,000 6 49 12.24 1 40.5 24.7
37 Piedmontese Piemontèis pms 64,735 1,600,000 10 32 31.25 2 40.5 24.7
38 Slovak Slovenčina sk 233,407 5,187,740 9 648 1.39 20 45 22.2
39 Latvian Latviešu lv 101,765 1,552,260 13 343 3.79 73 65.6 15.3
40 Danish Dansk da 259,409 5,522,490 25 1005 2.49 64 47 21.3
41 Serbian Српски sr 634,406 8,957,906 18 1222 1.47 157 70.8 14.1
42 Hebrew עברית he 266,527 5,302,770 37 3662 1.01 259 50.3 19.9
43 Czech Čeština cs 454,737 13,373,480 35 2675 1.31 47 34 29.4
44 Chuvash Чăваш cv 43,045 1,077,420 3 43 6.98 6 40 25
45 Polish Polski pl 1,410,829 38,663,780 103 5106 2.02 30 36.5 27.4
46 Bashkir Башҡорт ba 52,129 1,221,340 8 85 9.41 21 42.7 23.4
47 Samogitian Žemaitėška bat-smg 16,876 500,000 5 26 19.23 6 33.8 29.6
48 Bosnian Bosanski bs 82,850 2,225,290 9 192 4.69 99 37.2 26.9
49 Croatian Hrvatski hr 218,146 5,752,090 16 750 2.13 22 37.9 26.4
50 Kazakh Қазақша kk 226,583 8,077,770 18 367 4.9 10 28.1 35.7
51 Armenian Հայերեն hy 270,570 5,902,970 11 714 1.54 41 45.8 21.8
52 Bulgarian Български bg 262,537 8,157,770 27 882 3.06 26 32.2 31.1
53 Serbo-Croatian Srpskohrvatski / Српскохрватски sh 451,529 17,057,286 11 230 4.78 758 26.5 37.8
54 Hungarian Magyar hu 470,672 12,606,130 30 2153 1.39 59 37.3 26.8
55 German Deutsch de 2,435,122 78,245,280 193 20373 0.95 94 31.1 32.1
56 Sakha Саха тыла sah 12,278 450,000 3 38 7.89 51 27.3 36.7
57 Walloon Walon wa 13,653 600,000 3 22 13.64 24 22.8 43.9
58 Georgian ქართული ka 137,357 4,237,710 4 345 1.16 36 32.4 30.9
59 French Français fr 2,218,333 74,980,460 159 22794 0.7 235 29.6 33.8
60 Italian Italiano it 1,608,557 63,655,047 110 10386 1.06 167 25.3 39.6
61 Ossetian Иронау os 12,210 577,450 3 29 10.34 81 21.1 47.3
62 Malay Bahasa Melayu ms 339,510 15,848,500 14 506 2.77 16 21.4 46.7
63 Ukrainian Українська uk 1,018,443 36,048,890 46 3718 1.24 41 28.3 35.4
64 Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia id 530,410 23,200,480 34 3016 1.13 109 22.9 43.7
65 Vietnamese Tiếng Việt vi 1,245,821 73,600,000 21 2485 0.85 661 16.9 59.1
66 Tatar Татарча tt 89,644 5,406,110 2 105 1.9 22 16.6 60.3
67 Romanian Română ro 408,900 23,782,990 19 1097 1.73 117 17.2 58.2
68 Belarusian Беларуская be 190,772 7,960,000 10 284 3.52 26 24 41.7
69 English English en 6,082,572 505,000,000 1142 148455 0.77 1003 12 83
70 Kirghiz Кыргызча ky 79,877 2,941,930 2 80 2.5 0 27.2 36.8
71 Albanian Shqip sq 80,266 5,414,300 14 366 3.83 36 14.8 67.5
72 Yiddish ייִדיש yi 15,039 1,510,430 3 45 6.67 42 10 100.4
73 Lombard Lumbaart lmo 39,609 3,903,000 6 48 12.5 24 10.1 98.5
74 Greek Ελληνικά el 178,413 13,432,940 22 1340 1.64 63 13.3 75.3
75 Japanese 日本語 ja 1,207,659 125,000,000 37 15960 0.23 83 9.7 103.5
76 Low Saxon Plattdüütsch nds 65,392 3,000,000 4 56 7.14 7 21.8 45.9
77 Russian Русский ru 1,627,989 167,332,230 83 13459 0.62 136 9.7 102.8
78 Tajik Тоҷикӣ tg 100,856 4,479,650 6 80 7.5 9 22.5 44.4
79 Nahuatl Nāhuatl nah 7,003 1,500,000 3 21 14.29 65 4.7 214.2
80 Haitian Krèyol ayisyen ht 58,454 7,731,240 2 35 5.71 1 7.6 132.3
81 Persian فارسی fa 726,823 72,279,286 34 6090 0.56 180 10.1 99.4
82 Belarusian (Taraškievica) Беларуская (тарашкевіца) be-tarask 70,260 9,081,102 4 133 3.01 36 7.7 129.2
83 Uzbek O‘zbek uz 135,597 21,930,230 10 209 4.78 45 6.2 161.7
84 Sicilian Sicilianu scn 26,077 4,700,000 7 41 17.07 17 5.5 180.2
85 Afrikaans Afrikaans af 90,903 17,518,390 14 200 7 35 5.2 192.7
86 Thai ไทย th 137,901 20,396,930 14 1206 1.16 275 6.8 147.9
87 Malagasy Malagasy mg 92,783 18,000,000 3 32 9.38 11 5.2 194
88 Azerbaijani Azərbaycanca az 159,453 24,237,340 16 801 2 31 6.6 152
89 Korean 한국어 ko 495,024 77,166,230 24 2616 0.92 150 6.4 155.9
90 Portuguese Português pt 1,032,679 220,000,000 73 6540 1.12 171 4.7 213
91 Mazanderani مَزِروني mzn 13,155 3,270,000 3 36 8.33 7 4 248.6
92 Turkish Türkçe tr 353,475 70,805,930 24 3941 0.61 211 5 200.3
93 Buginese Basa Ugi bug 14,130 5,017,800 1 11 9.09 1 2.8 355.1
94 Venetian Vèneto vec 50,855 3,852,500 4 57 7.02 8 13.2 75.8
95 Tagalog Tagalog tl 72,096 24,245,200 12 131 9.16 38 3 336.3
96 Alemannic Alemannisch als 27,206 7,299,500 9 86 10.47 30 3.7 268.3
97 Neapolitan Nnapulitano nap 14,602 5,700,000 3 30 10 10 2.6 390.4
98 Spanish Español es 1,600,481 470,000,000 67 19870 0.34 207 3.4 293.7
99 Mongolian Монгол mn 19,116 5,756,590 5 89 5.62 79 3.3 301.1
100 Quechua Runa Simi qu 22,184 8,912,820 2 35 5.71 25 2.5 401.8
101 Swahili Kiswahili sw 58,967 15,457,390 11 131 8.4 10 3.8 262.1
102 Yoruba Yorùbá yo 32,541 19,380,800 3 37 8.11 5 1.7 595.6
103 Nepali नेपाली ne 34,158 16,148,100 8 128 6.25 28 2.1 472.7
104 Arabic العربية ar 1,044,976 315,421,300 25 7569 0.33 203 3.3 301.8
105 Malayalam മലയാളം ml 68,984 33,550,900 16 373 4.29 208 2.1 486.4
106 Banyumasan Basa Banyumasan map-bms 13,362 12,000,000 1 21 4.76 10 1.1 898.1
107 Urdu اردو ur 153,929 63,948,800 13 377 3.45 103 2.4 415.4
108 Burmese မ္ရန္‌မာစာ my 45,773 32,035,300 5 201 2.49 12 1.4 699.9
109 Tamil தமிழ் ta 129,158 68,763,360 40 417 9.59 34 1.9 532.4
110 Telugu తెలుగు te 69,626 74,049,000 15 229 6.55 89 0.9 1063.5
111 Bavarian Boarisch bar 31,198 14,089,000 7 63 11.11 46 2.2 451.6
112 Sinhalese සිංහල si 15,726 15,579,980 3 105 2.86 82 1 990.7
113 Kurdish Kurdî ku 27,912 29,960,890 4 105 3.81 23 0.9 1073.4
114 Chinese 中文 zh 1,120,504 1,197,294,060 79 9101 0.87 197 0.9 1068.5
115 Marathi मराठी mr 57,137 71,780,660 9 300 3 73 0.8 1256.3
116 Javanese Basa Jawa jv 57,428 84,308,740 6 98 6.12 28 0.7 1468.1
117 Cantonese 粵語 zh-yue 84,581 62,221,560 11 302 3.64 15 1.4 735.6
118 Punjabi (Eastern) ਪੰਜਾਬੀ pa 34,376 29,514,770 8 156 5.13 26 1.2 858.6
119 Gujarati ગુજરાતી gu 28,937 46,636,510 3 117 2.56 44 0.6 1611.7
120 Amharic አማርኛ am 14,855 21,811,600 3 45 6.67 34 0.7 1468.3
121 Punjabi (Western) [1] pnb 52,825 62,613,000 3 49 6.12 3 0.8 1185.3
122 Sundanese Basa Sunda su 60,021 34,000,000 8 63 12.7 2 1.8 566.5
123 Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ kn 26,158 37,739,040 5 148 3.38 101 0.7 1442.7
124 Hindi हिन्दी hi 138,745 260,333,620 8 2049 0.39 182 0.5 1876.3
125 Min Nan Bân-lâm-gú zh-min-nan 405,515 46,619,500 6 72 8.33 6 8.7 115
126 Egyptian Arabic مصرى arz 552,498 53,990,000 8 159 5.03 0 10.2 97.7
127 Bengali বাংলা bn 88,523 193,261,200 12 1561 0.77 341 0.5 2183.2
- Limburgish Limburgs li 12,961 1,300,000 7 23 30.43 105 10 100.3
- Oriya ଓଡ଼ିଆ or 15,749 33,000,000 6 54 11.11 61 0.5 2095.4
- Hill Mari Кырык Мары (Kyryk Mary) mrj 10,271 30,000 1 13 7.69 2 342.4 2.9
- Upper Sorbian Hornjoserbsce hsb 13,570 40,000 4 20 20 26 339.3 2.9
- North Frisian Nordfriisk frr 10,636 10,000 5 26 19.23 19 1063.6 0.9
- Simple English Simple English simple 162,595 505,000,000 17 1306 1.3 73 0.3 3105.9
- Latin Latina la 132,879 - 21 154 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.