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Indian language users - by number of speakers 2016

Language users across India in 2016, by number of speakers (in millions)*

by Sanika Diwanji, last edited Feb 5, 2019
Indian language users - by number of speakers 2016 This statistic displays the Indian language users in 2016, based on the number of speakers. The most preferred language was Hindi, with about 254 million literate speakers choosing to read, write and converse in it over English, while about 22 million Indians preferred Malayalam during the measured time period.
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Language users across India in 2016, by number of speakers (in millions)*

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