Average number of languages spoken by the EU population – [jakubmarian.com]

The Eurobarometer 386 survey organized by the European Commission provided a lot of insight into linguistic abilities of Europeans, and it was a rich source of data for me to visualize see this map, for example.

While browsing the Annex of the survey, I noticed there was also interesting information about the percentages of people who speak a certain number of second languages. From this, it was easy to compute the average number of languages spoken in each country, and this is exactly what the following map shows.

via Average number of languages spoken by the EU population – [jakubmarian.com].

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