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Amharic

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Amharic VS
All other World Languages
Language Family and Writing System
Writing System Ethiopic 
Script(s) Used Amar A 
Family Afro-asiatic  vs 6% World Languages have Afro-Asiatic
Subgroup Semitic 
3 Letter Code Amh 
Number of Speakers
Number of Native speakers (millions)
17.4  (51.49 lower than average)
vs
68.89

Native Speakers as % of World
0.4  (1.12 lower than average)
vs
1.52

Total Number of Speakers (millions)
22  (91.83 lower than average)
vs
113.83

Total Speakers as % of World
0.3  (1.22 lower than average)
vs
1.52

Language Systems
Noun declensions None (uses Affixes)  vs 1.5% World Languages have None (uses affixes)
Sequence SOV   vs 33.3% World Languages have SOV
Tonal No  vs 80.6% World Languages don't have Tonal
Agglutinative language No  vs 85.1% World Languages don't have Agglutinative language
Geographic Distribution
Official language in Ethiopia 
Official Language of United Nations No  vs 89.6% World Languages don't have Official Language of United Nations
Countries Spoken In Ethiopia, Eritrea 
No. of Countries Spoken In
(8.33 lower than average)
vs
10.33



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