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December 2021

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 2020
1 JavaScript 1,733,181 37.24  
2 Python 882,427 18.96  
3 Java 248,195 5.33  
4 C++ 201,502 4.33  
5 C# 186,011 4.0  
6 Go 164,143 3.53  
7 Rust 159,610 3.43 up from 8
8 PHP 144,609 3.11 down from 7
9 C 118,383 2.54  
10 Swift 87,535 1.88  
11 TypeScript 76,868 1.65 up from 13
12 Ruby 73,508 1.58 down from 11
13 Haskell 67,597 1.45 down from 12
14 Kotlin 56,440 1.21  
15 Scala 43,329 0.93  
16 VBA 42,121 0.91  
17 Lisp 33,354 0.72  
18 Dart 32,296 0.69 up from 19
19 Clojure 27,914 0.6 down from 18
20 R 26,663 0.57  

Outside of the top 20: Elixir (21,587), Julia (18,589), Perl (15,155), Assembly (14,244), Lua (13,845), Elm (10,425), F# (9,284), Erlang (8,854), OCaml (8,851), Wasm (8,085), Scratch (8,085), Prolog (7,784), Ada (7,769), Visual Basic (7,329), Solidity (7,181), Scheme (7,081), Objective C (6,557), Racket (6,498), Fortran (5,997), Nim (5,054), D (4,997), Zig (4,068), Crystal (3,991), Pascal (2,944), Idris (2,923), Purescript (2,832), Groovy (2,782), Reason (2,597), Forth (2,585), CoffeeScript (2,352), COBOL (2,309), Smalltalk (2,074), AppleScript (2,015), Haxe (1,787), ColdFusion (1,382), TCL (1,341), Agda (1,119), Standard ML (933), Fantom (739), Pony (674), Wolfram (582), Vala (570), Red (533), Gleam (404), Xojo (285), Oberon (262), Hack (247), Ceylon (180), Chapel (70), Ballerina (59), Concurnas (34), Opa (19), Nemerle (9)

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