Definite Articles WALS

In-depth description: Only at WALS
Values:
Conlangs:
Definite word distinct from demonstrative (153 languages)
Demonstrative word used as definite article (55 languages)
Definite affix (117 languages)
No definite, but indefinite article (38 languages)
No definite or indefinite article (277 languages)
Natlangs:
Definite word distinct from demonstrative (41 languages)
Demonstrative word used as definite article (7 languages)
Definite affix (3 languages)
No definite, but indefinite article (10 languages)
No definite or indefinite article (47 languages)
Pygal0.00.020.020.040.040.060.060.080.080.0100.0100.0120.0120.0140.0140.0160.0160.0180.0180.0200.0200.0220.0220.0240.0240.0260.0260.0Definite word distinct…Definite word distinct from demonstrativeDemonstrative word use…Demonstrative word used as definite articleDefinite affixNo definite, but indef…No definite, but indefinite articleNo definite or indefin…No definite or indefinite article15352.61538461538461354.03290752568734Definite word distinct from demonstrative55191.0769230769231438.22826992502087Demonstrative word used as definite article117329.53846153846155384.96181616217723Definite affix38467.99999999999994452.8335878922521No definite, but indefinite article277606.4615384615385247.5No definite or indefinite article41113.53846153846153450.2561788392113Definite word distinct from demonstrative7252.0479.46681477367395Demonstrative word used as definite article3390.46153846153845482.9033601777284Definite affix10528.9230769230768476.88940572063314No definite, but indefinite article47667.3846153846154445.1013607331297No definite or indefinite articleConlangNatlang