Immigration Fact of the Week Nov. 15

foreign-bornQuestion:

How many languages are spoken in the U.S.?

Answer: 460.

According to a report by the APA Presidential Task Force, 460 languages are spoken in the U.S. today. Children who attend public schools in New York City speak a combined 150 languages alone. This is all thanks to the U.S.’s incredibly diverse population.

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