Polar Questions WALS

In-depth description: Only at WALS
Values:
Conlangs:
Question particle (246 languages)
Interrogative verb morphology (77 languages)
Mixture of previous two types (17 languages)
Interrogative word order (21 languages)
Absence of declarative morphemes (1 language)
Interrogative intonation only (32 languages)
No interrogative-declarative distinction (7 languages)
Natlangs:
Question particle (80 languages)
Interrogative verb morphology (16 languages)
Mixture of previous two types (2 languages)
Interrogative word order (3 languages)
Absence of declarative morphemes (0 languages)
Interrogative intonation only (17 languages)
No interrogative-declarative distinction (1 language)
Pygal002020404060608080100100120120140140160160180180200200220220240240Question partic…Question particleInterrogative v…Interrogative verb morphologyMixture of prev…Mixture of previous two typesInterrogative w…Interrogative word orderAbsence of decl…Absence of declarative morphemesInterrogative i…Interrogative intonation onlyNo interrogativ…No interrogative-declarative distinction24642.230769230769226247.49999999999997Question particle77142.78021978021977410.9908536585366Interrogative verb morphology17243.32967032967034469.0349437148218Mixture of previous two types21343.8791208791208465.1653377110694Interrogative word order1444.4285714285714484.51336772983115Absence of declarative morphemes32544.978021978022454.52392120075046Interrogative intonation only7645.5274725274726478.7089587242026No interrogative-declarative distinction8086.47252747252747408.08864915572235Question particle16187.02197802197801470.0023452157599Interrogative verb morphology2287.57142857142856483.54596622889306Mixture of previous two types3388.12087912087907482.5785647279549Interrogative word order0488.67032967032964485.4807692307692Absence of declarative morphemes17589.2197802197802469.0349437148218Interrogative intonation only1689.7692307692308484.51336772983115No interrogative-declarative distinctionConlangNatlang