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
flagBelgium
7%
84%
7%
0%
13
flagRussia
0%
72%
5%
22%
18
flagSwitzerland
10%
70%
20%
0%
10
flagGermany
10%
66%
11%
11%
110
flagSpain
0%
66%
13%
20%
15
flagDenmark
13%
66%
13%
6%
15
flagItaly
17%
64%
11%
5%
17
flagPoland
8%
63%
13%
13%
6295
flagCanada
10%
60%
15%
15%
20
flagthe Netherlands
4%
59%
18%
13%
22
flagUU
0%
54%
9%
36%
11
flagthe United States
16%
53%
11%
17%
194
flagRepublic of Ireland
4%
52%
8%
34%
23
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
51%
15%
16%
176
flagIndia
23%
42%
15%
19%
26
flagNorway
13%
36%
40%
4%
22
flagUkraine
23%
35%
23%
11%
17
flagFrance
14%
35%
21%
21%
14
flagSweden
30%
30%
10%
30%
10
flagLithuania
32%
12%
24%
32%
25

Gender

men66%
women65%
Arawakan
7%
6%
Quechua
66%
65%
Tupi
13%
15%
Uto-Aztecan
12%
13%

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