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|Region||Spain and Latin America (see below)|
|427 million (2016)|
+80 million as a second language
500 million total
Official language in
(Real Academia Española and 21 other national Spanish language academies)
Countries where Spanish has official status.
Countries and U.S. states where Spanish has no official status but is spoken by 25% or more of the population. Countries and U.S. states where Spanish has no official status but is spoken by 10–20% of the population.Countries and U.S. states where Spanish has no official status but is spoken by 5–9.9% of the population.
The Spanish language (Spanish: español, pronounced "Eh-span-yole",
Spanish is used by many people in the world today, partly because
In other parts of the world: