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August 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
August 2020
1 JavaScript 1,585,032 36.34  
2 Python 837,321 19.2  
3 Java 238,335 5.46  
4 C++ 191,569 4.39 up from 5
5 C# 177,921 4.08 down from 4
6 Go 155,106 3.56 up from 7
7 Rust 147,351 3.38 up from 8
8 PHP 140,868 3.23 down from 6
9 C 111,997 2.57  
10 Swift 84,423 1.94  
11 Ruby 72,125 1.65  
12 TypeScript 70,655 1.62 up from 13
13 Haskell 65,171 1.49 down from 12
14 Kotlin 53,024 1.22  
15 Scala 40,443 0.93  
16 VBA 40,274 0.92  
17 Lisp 32,487 0.74  
18 Dart 30,325 0.7 up from 20
19 Clojure 26,965 0.62 down from 18
20 R 24,915 0.57 down from 19

Outside of the top 20: Elixir (20,649), Julia (17,431), Perl (14,875), Assembly (13,970), Lua (13,135), Elm (10,219), F# (8,830), Erlang (8,699), OCaml (8,614), Prolog (7,758), Scratch (7,223), Ada (7,127), Wasm (7,122), Visual Basic (7,056), Scheme (6,939), Objective C (6,529), Racket (6,205), Fortran (5,842), D (5,026), Solidity (4,894), Nim (4,635), Crystal (3,905), Zig (3,422), Idris (2,870), Purescript (2,781), Pascal (2,779), Groovy (2,714), Reason (2,600), Forth (2,475), CoffeeScript (2,354), COBOL (2,203), Smalltalk (1,994), AppleScript (1,908), Haxe (1,733), ColdFusion (1,353), TCL (1,289), Agda (1,089), Standard ML (890), Pony (666), Wolfram (573), Vala (551), Red (528), Gleam (381), Xojo (277), Fantom (271), Oberon (258), Hack (248), Ceylon (182), Chapel (68), Ballerina (51), Concurnas (33), Opa (19), Nemerle (9)

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