French is spoken in 53 countries, making it one of the most wide-spread languages of the world. It is estimated that the number of first- and second-language speakers of French worldwide is between 220 and 300 million people. It is an official, co-official or de facto national of 29 countries.Where in the world French is an official language?
List of countries where French is the only official language : Benin Burkina Faso Congo DR Congo, the most populated French-speaking country in the world. Ivory Coast France ( Metropolitan France and Overseas France) Gabon Guinea Mali Monaco More items...