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February 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
February 2020
1 JavaScript 1,359,496 35.29  
2 Python 744,227 19.32  
3 Java 218,584 5.67  
4 C++ 170,827 4.43 up from 5
5 C# 163,023 4.23 down from 4
6 Go 137,961 3.58 up from 7
7 PHP 133,290 3.46 down from 6
8 Rust 126,278 3.28  
9 C 99,781 2.59  
10 Swift 77,076 2.0 up from 11
11 Ruby 69,535 1.81 down from 10
12 Haskell 61,124 1.59  
13 TypeScript 57,488 1.49  
14 Kotlin 44,810 1.16 up from 16
15 Scala 37,066 0.96 down from 14
16 VBA 35,183 0.91 up from 17
17 Lisp 30,628 0.8 down from 15
18 Clojure 25,174 0.65  
19 Dart 25,076 0.65 up from 22
20 R 22,302 0.58 down from 19

Outside of the top 20: Elixir (18,891), Julia (14,530), Perl (14,345), Assembly (13,630), Lua (11,728), Elm (9,874), Erlang (8,424), F# (8,295), OCaml (7,975), Prolog (7,804), Scheme (6,654), Visual Basic (6,632), Objective C (6,502), Scratch (5,860), Fortran (5,634), Wasm (5,539), Racket (5,513), Ada (5,206), D (5,080), Nim (4,030), Crystal (3,552), Idris (2,724), Reason (2,576), Groovy (2,576), Purescript (2,552), Pascal (2,491), Solidity (2,454), CoffeeScript (2,372), Zig (2,320), Forth (2,098), COBOL (1,960), Smalltalk (1,905), AppleScript (1,718), Haxe (1,623), ColdFusion (1,266), TCL (1,201), Agda (1,043), Standard ML (798), Pony (669), Wolfram (545), Vala (512), Red (508), Gleam (252), Xojo (251), Oberon (251), Hack (247), Ceylon (180), Fantom (74), Chapel (65), Ballerina (43), Concurnas (32), Opa (18), Nemerle (9)

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