[Data journalism] 100 million foreigners speak Chinese 2017

Editor:张焕勤
Source:english.rednet.cn
Updated:2017-12-27 17:08:28

  据国家汉办数据统计,截至2017年12月24日,全球有1亿外国人说“中国话”。全球已经有146个国家和地区建立525所孔子学院,1113个中小学孔子课堂,中外专兼职教师4.62万人、各类学员232万人。

  According to China National Office for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (NOCFL), as of Dec. 24, 2017, 100 million foreigners speak Chinese language in the world. There are 525 Confucius Institutes and 1,113 Confucius classes for elementary and secondary school students established in 146 countries and regions, including 46,200 Chinese and foreign full-time and part-time teachers, and 2.32 million learners.