Huge Growth In Spanish Language Speakers Worldwide

“By 2050, 10 percent of the world population will be speaking Spanish, spurred mostly by its growth in the United States. The Spanish language will go from 450 million speakers at present – or 6.5 percent of the world’s 6.9 billion population – to 10 percent of an UN-estimated global population of 9 billion by mid-century.”

Source: The Daily Star (Lebanon) 12/02/10