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Country vs country: Israel and United States compared: Language stats

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STAT Israel United States HISTORY
English status Official <a href=/cat/Language>language</a>. Bible 1535-1989. There are many regional dialects. Official <a href=/cat/Language>language</a>. Bible 1382-1989.
Languages Hebrew (official), Arabic used officially for Arab minority, English most commonly used foreign language English 82.1%, Spanish 10.7%, other Indo-European 3.8%, Asian and Pacific island 2.7%, other 0.7%; <i>note:</i> Hawaiian is an official language in the state of Hawaii
Linguistic diversity index 0.665
Ranked 56th. 88% more than United States
0.353
Ranked 114th.
Major language(s) Hebrew, Arabic English

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