Niger is a country located in West Africa.


A person from Niger is a Nigerien.

Capital City

The capital city of Niger is Niamey.


West African CFA Franc (XOF) .

Languages of Niger

Niger has 28 languages, 26 actively spoken, 2 endangered and 0 extinct.

To explore the major languages in Niger, click/hover on the highlighted parts of the map.

For a comprehensive list of all the languages in the country, go to the list of languages section.

Note: Please be aware that the map provided is designed to give you a general overview of the major languages in Niger and should not be considered as a representation of the exact regions where each language is actively spoken.