Published: 14.02.2010, Updated: 02.07.2013

Although this website has a huge library of different topics, the question asked: “List countries by English-speaking population” must be noted. The list includes both native speakers and second language speakers of English. There seems to be a discrepancy regarding the statistics on second language speakers, as the number of speakers tend to be imprecise. However the assembled lists are quite useful as a starting point.