5.2 Distribution of Languages
Language families are used specifically to certain nations.
There are 9 language families that have about 100 million speakers. The two language families with the most speakers are the Indo-European and the sino-Tibetan.
Niger-Congo and Afro-Asiactic language families. These languages originate in Africa.
Indo-European language family. These languages range in Europe and America, this is the most spoken language family.
Austro-Asiatic language family. This ranges mostly for Asia.
All of the language families are the Indo-European, the Altaic, the indo-Tibetan, the Japanese, the austro-asiatic, the Dravidian, the austronesian, the Niger-Congo, the Afro-asiatic family.
Animated map shows how Indo-European languages may have evolved
Animated map shows how religion spread around the world