In our country
the official language is Slovak language, is an Indo-European language that belongs to the West Slavic languages
(together with Czech, Polish and other languages). It is spoken by 5 million
people. There are also Slovak speakers in other countries too.
The most used foreign language is Hungarian. 10,7% of people can speak an write it.
Here we can see where is Hungarian language most spoken.
to the Hungarian language is the Czech language. 0,6% of people can speak and
Minoritie like Romas, speak Romany language, 2,0-5,7-5,9 % of them can only speak this language.
The most popular foreign languages are German and English language. Over 1,3% of people can speak and write it. In our school we learn English, German, Hungarian and Slovak too. English is more popular than German. But the most popular is Hungarian language. In our country we have other spoken languages too. About 13% of the people can speak and write it.
Profile of language status for Slovakia
This graph shows the profile of languages in this country with respect to their status of language development versus language endangerment. Each individual language that has an entry for this country is included in the profile. The horizontal axis represents the estimated level of development or endangerment as measured on the EGIDS scale. (See the pages on Development and Endangerment for a fuller explanation.) The height of each bar indicates the number of languages that are estimated to be at the given level. Consult the “Status” tab for this country’s page in order to see a list of the specific languages for each level.
The color coding of the bars matches the color scheme used in the summary profile graphs on the navigation maps for the site. In this scheme, the EGIDS levels are grouped as follows: