Which new language(s) would you like to learn?
(% – the most mentioned answer by country)
A large majority of young Europeans would like to improve the languages they already know, or learn new ones
Over three quarters (77%) of young Europeans would like to learn a new language, while over eight in ten (84%) would like to improve their command of a language they already have some knowledge of.
Although there is a lot of variation, a majority of respondents in all countries give these answers.
Spanish is the language most frequently mentioned (35%) by those who would like to learn a new language, while English is the language that young Europeans would like to improve the most (64%).
source: Eurobarometer 466