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Sociolinguistic data

Here you can read the results of sociolinguistic studies carried out by different entities that show the situation of the use of the official languages of the University of Valencia, and others, in different contexts.

Valencian universities

Els usos lingüístics a les universitats públiques valencianes, by Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua, analyses the uses of languages in Valencian public universities. Check here a summarised version.

Evolution of the use of teaching languages at Valencian universities (between the academic years 2011/2012 and 2015/2016).

Generalitat Valenciana (Valencian autonomous government)

Fons Estadístic i Documental of Direcció General de Política Lingüística i Multilingüisme collects statistical data and studies on the use of languages in the Valencian society.


The European Centre for Modern Languages promotes excellence and innovation in language teaching and helps Europeans to learn languages more effectively.


Mercator researches multilingual education and language learning in Europe. For policy makers and professional workers, it is an independent and recognised reference centre.

The European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages is the European convention for the protection and promotion of the languages used by traditional minorities.

Euromosaic is a research project to define the situation of minority languages in the European Union.

The brochure Linguistic diversity in the European Union presents a selection of regional and minority language projects with ideas to help to inspire teachers, non-governmental organisations, cultural and creative operators, project applicants and policy makers across Europe to develop their professional practice.

In the context of the rich diversity of languages in Europe, Endangered languages and linguistic diversity in the European Union analyses the possible implications of the disappearance of some of them and considers what measures need to be planned to safeguard their existence and future.