Number of foreign languages known (self-reported) by educational attainment level - Pre-primary, primary and lower secondary education (levels 0-2) - 2 languages

Based on a comparison of 27 countries in 2011, Malta ranked the highest in Number of foreign languages known (self-reported) by educational attainment level - Pre-primary, primary and lower secondary education (levels 0-2) - 2 languages with 44.1% followed by Denmark and Slovenia. On the other end of the scale was Turkey with 0.700%, Ireland with 0.900% and Hungary with 1.60%.

$9.99

Buy Number of foreign languages known (self-reported) by educational attainment level - Pre-primary, primary and lower secondary education (levels 0-2) - 2 languages data for all countries.

from $199/month

Buy annual subscriptions for all our products.

Countries Unit 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Austria % 10.8 ... ... ...  
Belgium % 16.0 ... ... ...  
Bulgaria % 2.70 ... ... ... ...
Croatia % 8.00 ... ... ... ...
Cyprus % 6.50 ... ... ...  
Czech Republic % 7.60 ... ... ...  
Denmark % 28.7 ... ... ...  
Estonia % 24.7 ... ... ...  
Finland % 29.5 ... ... ...  
France % 9.20 ... ... ...  
Germany % 12.2 ... ... ...  
Hungary % ... ... ... ...  
Ireland % ... ... ... ...  
Italy % 6.70 ... ... ...  
Latvia % 22.8 ... ... ...  
Lithuania % 26.4 ... ... ...  
Luxembourg % ... ... ... ...  
Malta % 42.6 ... ... ...  
Netherlands % ... ... ... ...  
Norway % 27.5 ... ... ...  
Poland % 2.40 ... ... ...  
Portugal % 9.50 ... ... ...  
Serbia % ... ... ... ...  
Slovakia % 25.1 ... ... ...  
Slovenia % 30.9 ... ... ...  
Spain % 5.80 ... ... ...  
Sweden % 23.9 ... ... ...  
Switzerland % ... ... ... ...  
Turkey % 0.800 ... ... ...