Which country has the most native languages?

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Papua New Guinea has over 820 indigenous languages, more than any other country (12% of the world's total). The country has also the highest Linguistic Diversity Index of 99% (the probability that two people selected from the population at random will have different mother tongues).
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92%
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flagAustralia
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3%
73%
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flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
4%
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70%
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flagUkraine
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39%
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flagGermany
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7%
38%
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18%
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37%
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flagthe United Kingdom
40%
20%
5%
34%
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flagItaly
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flagAustria
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31%
19
flagCanada
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9%
28%
21
flagIndia
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2%
8%
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36
flagRussia
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