Languages listed by continent

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East Africa

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
BurundiBujumburaKirundi3
RwandaKigaliKinyarwanda3
EritreaAsmaraTigrinisch15
EthiopiaAddis AbebaAmharisch86
SomaliaMogadischuSomali13
KenyaNairobiSwahili
Kikuyu
67
ZimbabweHarareNdebele
Shona
21
CongoKinshasaKikongo
Lingala
Swahili
Tschiluba
62

Central Africa

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
AngolaLuandaKimbundu
Kikongo
37
Republic of CongoBrazzavilleKituba210
CameroonYaoundeBafanji
Bafut
Ewondo
280

West Africa

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
BeninPorto NovoDendi
Fon
55
 Liberia Monrovia Mende 31
 Burkina Faso Ouagadougou Jula
Zarma
 70
 Mali BamakoBamanankan
Bambara
Fula
Sonike
 66
 Niger Niamey Fula
Hausa
Zarma
 21
 Nigeria Abuja Agbor
Abriba
Edo
Igbo/Ibo
Yoruba
Hausa
Isan
 520

South Asia

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
AfghanistanKabulDari
Paschto
40
BangladeschDhakaBengali41

South-East Asia

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
PhilippinenManilaFilipino182

West Asia

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
Saudi-ArabienRiadArabisch5
TürkeiAnkaraTürkisch35

East Europe

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
RussiaMoscowRussianNS
PolandWarsawPolish17

Northern Europe

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
DenmarkCopenhagenDanish7
SwedenStockholmSwedish14

Southern Europe / Southeast Europe

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
ItalyRomeItalian35
PortugalLissabonPortuguese10
SerbiaBelgradeSerbian15
SpainMadridSpanish15
RomaniaBucharestRomanian23
BulgariaSofiaBulgarian11

Western Europe

CountryCapitalNational language/sNumber of spoken languages or dialects
FranceParisFrench23
GermanyBerlinGerman27
NetherlandsAmsterdamDutch15
*Source: Ethnologue, Wikipedia