Duolingo reported 577% increase in Ukrainian language learners
From the beginning of the Russian invasion to March 20, 2022, the number of people willing to learn Ukrainian in the world through the Duolingo app has increased by 577%, according to the app’s CEO Luis von Ahn.
The U.S. has the most learners studying Ukrainian, and the number of U.S. learners studying Ukrainian has increased by 554% since the start of the war.
The number of people in Poland studying Ukrainian has grown 2677% since the war started.
Also, according to the app’s CEO, the company is going to take the ad revenue they get from people learning Ukrainian for at least the next year and give it to Ukraine relief efforts. They additionally match our employee donations.