list of languages spoken in Democratic Republic of the Congo:
| language || Language Code || Language status || Lang. Pop. (%) || Wiki Info |
|Swahili ||sw ||official regional ||50% ||See link|
|Luba-Lulua ||lua ||official regional ||9.6% ||See link|
|Congo Swahili ||swc || ||9% ||See link|
|French ||fr ||Official ||3.8% ||See link|
|Lingala ||ln ||official regional ||3.1% ||See link|
|Luba-Katanga ||lu || ||2.3% ||See link|
|Kongo ||kg ||official regional ||1.5% ||See link|
|Mongo ||lol || ||0.6% ||See link|
|Kinyarwanda ||rw || ||0.4% ||See link|
An official language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular country.
An official regional language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular region in the country.
According to the The Unicode Consortium the overall literacy rate (The ability to read and write) in Democratic Republic of the Congo is 66%.
More information about languages spoken in Democratic Republic of the Congo (see links):
Information links (Principal Languages, Immigrant Languages, Language Counts, etc.) about Languages spoken within Democratic Republic of the Congo - See link
A complete Democratic Republic of the Congo's languages summaries - See link
Map showing the locations of languages in Democratic Republic of the Congo - See link