10/25/2013 11:33 am ET Updated 4 days ago

Language Facts Around The World

Yes, we all know there are languages aplenty across the globe, but did you know that roughly 1/4 of the world's population knows a bit of English... and that 12.44% of the world's population speaks Mandarin as a first language?

Before you head out on your next adventure overseas, check out the below infographic to better equip yourself on the road.

50 Awesome Facts About Languages

50 Awesome Facts About Languages [Infographic] by the team at UIC London

Infographic art by UIC London.