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English is not spoken all over the world. Do you know this? No, it is not spoken all over the world and it is also not the most spoken language of the world. It is also not used by most of the people. But, it is the official language of many counties of the world. That is one of the reasons why IELTS is a mandatory test and is one of the eligibility criteria to study, work or settle in these English Speaking countries of the world.

So let us see how many countries use the English language and has called it the official language of their nation.

There are 54 countries of the world that have declared that English is their official language. Besides it is a known fact that 400 million people of the world use English.


The table includes nations which use English as their medium of instruction and nations which call it their official language.

Ireland, NorthernSingapore
Antigua and BarbudaIreland, Republic ofSolomon Islands
AustraliaJamaicaSouth Africa
BermudaMalawiTrinidad and Tobago
BotswanaMaltaTurks and Caicos Islands
British Virgin IslandsMauritiusUganda
CameroonMontserratUnited Kingdom
Canada (except Quebec)NamibiaVanuatu
Cayman IslandsNew ZealandWales
EnglandPapua New GuineaZimbabwe
FijiSt. Kitts and Nevis
GambiaSt. Lucia 
GhanaSt. Vincent and the Grenadines 
GuyanaSierra Leone