Best answer: Is Bengali second language of London?

What is the 2nd language of UK?

Polish is now the main language spoken in England after English, according to 2011 census data released by the Office for National Statistics on Wednesday.

What percentage of London is Bengali?


Region Population Percent of total British Bangladeshis
England 436,514 96.7%
Greater London 222,127 49.2%
West Midlands 52,477 11.6%
North West 45,897 10.2%

What are the top 3 languages spoken in England?

Regional languages and statistics

Distribution of languages of the United Kingdom
English 98%
Scots 2.5%
Welsh 1%
Scottish Gaelic 0.1%

How popular is Bengali?

Most of them speak Bengali, a language from the Indo-Aryan language family. Bengalis are the third-largest ethnic group in the world, after the Han Chinese and Arabs.


বাঙ্গালী বাঙালি
Total population
United Kingdom 451,000
Qatar 280,000
United States 213,372

Where do most Bengali live?

Following the arrival of the Muslims, most of the residents of eastern Bengal converted to Islam, while Hinduism became the predominant religion in the western region. In the early 21st century the majority of the Bengali population remained rural, in both Bangladesh and West Bengal.

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