Spanish as official language?
How many countries in the world currently have Spanish as their official language? There are countries where Spanish is spoken, even by a majority of the population, but where the official language is something else. Anyone know how many are actually officially Spanish?
21 countries according to my Google search!
Here is a list of the countries with their capitals.
Equatorial Guinea (Malabo) in West Africa
North and Central America
Costa Rica (San José)
Dominican Republic (Santo Domingo)
El Salvador (San Salvador)
Guatemala (Guatemala City)
Panama (Panama City)
Puerto Rico (San Juan)
Argentina (Buenos Aires)
Bolivia (Sucre) and (La Paz)
The Philippines also has spanish as an optional language