What is the most widely spoken language family of the indigenous peoples of the Americas?

Arawakan
Quechua
Tupi
Uto-Aztecan
Quechua is spoken in the Andes by some 8 to 10 million speak­er­s. Today, Quechua has the status of an official language in Bolivia and Peru, along with Spanish.

Answers distribution

Arawakan
Quechua
Tupi
Uto-Aztecan
answers
flagthe United Arab Emirates
5%
82%
11%
0%
17
flagBelgium
6%
68%
12%
12%
16
flagRussia
2%
67%
8%
20%
34
flagGermany
9%
64%
14%
11%
134
flagSpain
0%
64%
17%
17%
17
flagDenmark
12%
62%
12%
12%
16
flagPoland
9%
61%
14%
13%
8475
flagCanada
9%
59%
13%
18%
22
flagthe Netherlands
7%
55%
18%
14%
27
flagSweden
17%
52%
11%
17%
17
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
51%
15%
16%
220
flagthe United States
17%
51%
10%
18%
215
flagRepublic of Ireland
3%
51%
7%
33%
27
flagUkraine
16%
50%
13%
16%
30
flagItaly
21%
47%
17%
13%
23
flagFrance
18%
45%
13%
18%
22
flagIndia
20%
40%
16%
23%
30
flagUnknown
16%
39%
18%
25%
267
flagNorway
15%
34%
42%
3%
26
flagLithuania
30%
11%
26%
30%
26

Gender

men60%
women63%
Arawakan
9%
7%
Quechua
60%
63%
Tupi
15%
16%
Uto-Aztecan
14%
13%

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