Digital Language Vitality | Chinese

Chinese (zho)



English name Chinese
Native name 正體中文 (繁體)
SIL code zho
Alternative names beifang fangyan, chinese latin script, chinese northern, chinese standard, chinese traditional, chinese 中文, guanhua, guoyu, hanyu, mandarin, putonghua
Speakers L1: 1,195,213,640 (ethnologue)
Champion N/A
ISO scope M
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code zho_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 0.0
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

Windows10 input method no
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
Windows language pack no
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack yes
Firefox language pack yes
Firefox dictionary no
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 923,575
Wikipedia real articles 285,512
Wikipedia adjusted size 2,797,238,368
Wikipedia total 4,875,664
Wikipedia edits 44,274,395
Wikipedia admins 83
Wikipedia users 2,337,549
Wikipedia active users 6,740
Wikipedia images 44,207
Wikipedia depth 166
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger yes

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 20
Primary texts all 21
Lexical resources online 5
Lexical resources all 40
Language descriptions online 1
Language descriptions all 33
Language in online resource 153
Language in any resource 247
Online resource about the language 2
Any resource about the language 88


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 19
Number of words 24,465
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower yes
Has UDHR translation no

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 196
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project yes