Picture Languages

Burmese speaking countries

Burmese is the official language in Burma and is spoken in 1 more countries as monther tongue by a part of the population. The Burmese language (native name: ဗမာစာ) has its roots in the Sino-Tibetan language family.

With a share of around 69%, it is most widespread in Burma. A total of about 38.2 m people worldwide speak Burmese as their mother tongue.

Distribution Burmese

CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
BurmaSoutheast Asiayes69.0 %37,291,000
ThailandSoutheast Asiano1.3 %905,000