Which countries do not have an official language?
According to Henry Hitchings Language Wars (2011) these nations do not currently have an official primary language:
- UK see here
- USA though 20 states now have an official language — see here
- Australia Over 80% speak English but there is no official national language.
- Pakistan Urdu became official language in 2015 but only spoken by 8% of population.
- Ethiopia Amharic is official language but most spoken is Oromo
- Costa Rica
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