Polar Questions WALS

In-depth description: Only at WALS
Values:
Conlangs:
Question particle (248 languages)
Interrogative verb morphology (77 languages)
Mixture of previous two types (17 languages)
Interrogative word order (23 languages)
Absence of declarative morphemes (1 language)
Interrogative intonation only (33 languages)
No interrogative-declarative distinction (7 languages)
Natlangs:
Question particle (80 languages)
Interrogative verb morphology (16 languages)
Mixture of previous two types (2 languages)
Interrogative word order (3 languages)
Absence of declarative morphemes (0 languages)
Interrogative intonation only (17 languages)
No interrogative-declarative distinction (1 language)
Pygal002020404060608080100100120120140140160160180180200200220220240240Question partic…Question particleInterrogative v…Interrogative verb morphologyMixture of prev…Mixture of previous two typesInterrogative w…Interrogative word orderAbsence of decl…Absence of declarative morphemesInterrogative i…Interrogative intonation onlyNo interrogativ…No interrogative-declarative distinction24842.230769230769226247.50000000000003Question particle77142.78021978021977411.5915787841191Interrogative verb morphology17243.32967032967034469.16757133995037Mixture of previous two types23343.8791208791208463.40997208436727Interrogative word order1444.4285714285714484.5211693548387Absence of declarative morphemes33544.978021978022453.8139733250621Interrogative intonation only7645.5274725274726478.7635700992556No interrogative-declarative distinction8086.47252747252747408.71277915632754Question particle16187.02197802197801470.12717121588094Interrogative verb morphology2287.57142857142856483.56156947890815Mixture of previous two types3388.12087912087907482.60196960297765Interrogative word order0488.67032967032964485.4807692307692Absence of declarative morphemes17589.2197802197802469.16757133995037Interrogative intonation only1689.7692307692308484.5211693548387No interrogative-declarative distinctionConlangNatlang