List of Spanish speaking countries

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    List of Spanish speaking countries

  • 1 Mexico

    Mexico has the largest Spanish speaking population. It is known as Mexican Spanish.

  • 2 Colombia

    Colombia has the second largest Spanish speaking population. The Spanish spoken there is known as Colombian Spanish.

  • 3 Spain

    Despite being the origin of Spanish, Spain is only the 3rd country in Spanish speaking population. The Spanish spoken in Spain is known as Peninsular Spanish. Spanish is also the sole official language, while Basque, Catalan/Valencian and Galician are co-official languages.

  • 4 Argentina

    Argentina's language is Rioplatense Spanish. It is the fourth in population out of the Spanish-speaking countries.

  • 5 Peru

    The official language in Peru is known as Peruvian Coast Spanish. Quechua and Aymara hold co-official status in selected regions.

  • 6 Venezuela

    Venezuelan Spanish is the main language in Venzuela. It is also the sixth Spanish-speaking country in population.

  • 7 Chile

    Chilean Spanish is the official language in Chile.

  • 8 Ecuador

    Ecuadorian Spanish is the sole language in Ecuador. Kichwa and Shuar hold co-official status in selected regions.

  • 9 Guatemala

    The official language in Guatemala is Guatemalan Spanish.

  • 10 Cuba

    Cuba is the tenth country in population when it comes to Spanish-speaking countries. The language there is known as Cuban Spanish.

  • 11 Bolivia

    Spanish is among a number of official languages in Bolivia. It is known as Bolivian Spanish.

  • 12 Dominican Republic

  • 13 Honduras

    Honduran Spanish is the main language in Honduras.

  • 14 Paraguay

    Spanish and Guarani are the main languages in Paraguay.

  • 15 El Salvador

    Salvadoran Spanish is the main language of El Salvador.

  • 16 Nicaragua

    Nicaraguan Spanish is the main language of Nicaragua.

  • 17 Costa Rica

    Costa Rica's population speaks Spanish. It is known as Costa Rican Spanish.

  • 18 Puerto Rico

    Puerto Rico uses Spanish and English as official languages, while Puerto Rican Spanish is the primary language there.

  • 19 Panama

    Panamanian Spanish is the official language in Panama.

  • 20 Uruguay

    Uruguayan Spanish is the main language used in Uruguay.

  • 21 Equatorial Guinea

    The Spanish used in Equatorial Guinea is known as Equatoguiean Spanish. While the language is the main used language there, it is the smallest Spanish-speaking country due to its low population number.