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December 2020

Ripley ranks reddit's programming language subreddits by number of subscribers.

The languages programmers are talking about this month are:

# Language Subscribers % Change vs
December 2019
1 JavaScript 1,261,627 34.56  
2 Python 708,540 19.41  
3 Java 211,165 5.78  
4 C++ 163,172 4.47 up from 5
5 C# 157,818 4.32 down from 4
6 Go 131,993 3.62 up from 7
7 PHP 130,261 3.57 down from 6
8 Rust 119,238 3.27  
9 C 95,494 2.62  
10 Swift 74,322 2.04 up from 11
11 Ruby 68,503 1.88 down from 10
12 Haskell 59,658 1.63  
13 TypeScript 53,279 1.46 up from 14
14 Kotlin 41,868 1.15 up from 16
15 Scala 36,309 0.99 down from 13
16 VBA 33,352 0.91 up from 17
17 Lisp 29,954 0.82 down from 15
18 Clojure 24,612 0.67  
19 Dart 23,433 0.64 up from 22
20 R 21,413 0.59 down from 19

Outside of the top 20: Elixir (18,358), Perl (14,164), Julia (13,525), Assembly (12,921), Lua (11,276), Elm (9,744), Erlang (8,316), F# (8,035), OCaml (7,830), Prolog (7,555), Scheme (6,541), Objective C (6,478), Visual Basic (6,472), Racket (5,338), Scratch (5,304), Fortran (5,224), Wasm (5,056), Ada (4,868), D (4,657), Nim (3,852), Crystal (3,472), Idris (2,678), Reason (2,542), Groovy (2,529), Purescript (2,513), Pascal (2,396), CoffeeScript (2,381), Solidity (2,198), Zig (2,063), Forth (2,003), COBOL (1,897), Smalltalk (1,869), AppleScript (1,620), Haxe (1,606), ColdFusion (1,244), TCL (1,123), Agda (1,016), Standard ML (784), Pony (661), Wolfram (542), Red (499), Vala (490), Oberon (249), Hack (246), Xojo (242), Gleam (215), Ceylon (180), Fantom (70), Chapel (66), Ballerina (43), Concurnas (32), Opa (18), Nemerle (9)

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