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Is the programming language you first learned one of the top 20 most popular?

Survey period: 1 Oct 2012 to 8 Oct 2012

For the sake of the survey we'll use this list as our Top 20, and further, variations on your first language (BASIC to Visual Basic, Pascal to Object Pascal) can be considered as the "same" language.

OptionVotes% 
Yes135276.821352 votes, 76.82%
No36220.57362 votes, 20.57%
I never learned a programming language.452.5645 votes, 2.56%



 
GeneralThe BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! [modified] Pin
BCantor1-Oct-12 13:32
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
Toad_1-Oct-12 15:32
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
Nathan Holt1-Oct-12 16:04
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! [modified] Pin
Leandro Taset1-Oct-12 18:16
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
BCantor2-Oct-12 14:18
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
Leandro Taset2-Oct-12 16:59
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
lewax002-Oct-12 7:25
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
BCantor2-Oct-12 14:28
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
lewax002-Oct-12 16:49
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
BCantor4-Oct-12 13:14
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! Pin
lewax004-Oct-12 17:20
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Chris Maunder2-Oct-12 9:17
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GeneralRe: The BASIC to VB variant NOT Acceptable! [modified] Pin
BCantor2-Oct-12 14:15
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GeneralNone of my first languages were on the list. Pin
KinStephen1-Oct-12 9:36
memberKinStephen1-Oct-12 9:36 
These are the first four I used in order of first used, none of which are on the list..

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GeneralFOCAL on a DEC PDP8 Pin
argyll1-Oct-12 9:31
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Carlosian2-Oct-12 5:51
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GeneralCobol, learned in 1969 Pin
Charlie nplus1-Oct-12 9:29
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GeneralAssembly language never made the chart!!!??? ;) Pin
Michael J. Eber1-Oct-12 8:40
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GeneralBasic on TRS-80 Model I and III Pin
JimFee1-Oct-12 7:20
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GeneralAtari 400 Pin
John Simmons / outlaw programmer1-Oct-12 7:02
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GeneralRe: Atari 400 Pin
Marcus Kramer1-Oct-12 7:54
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GeneralRe: Atari 400 Pin
RJOberg5-Oct-12 5:39
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GeneralMAD! Pin
Peter N Roth1-Oct-12 6:47
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GeneralRe: MAD! Pin
Niklas Lindquist2-Oct-12 0:37
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GeneralIBM360 BAL (1965) Pin
rpwt1-Oct-12 6:14
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Peter N Roth1-Oct-12 6:49
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Vivic2-Oct-12 0:58
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rpwt2-Oct-12 12:47
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GeneralFortran Pin
djj551-Oct-12 5:18
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GeneralRe: Fortran Pin
Clark Wilson1-Oct-12 5:44
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djj551-Oct-12 5:47
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RugbyLeague1-Oct-12 23:01
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GeneralRe: Fortran [modified] Pin
Forogar1-Oct-12 8:18
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GeneralPL/1 or Fortran Pin
Mike Hankey1-Oct-12 4:53
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GeneralRe: PL/1 or Fortran Pin
sellinger1-Oct-12 8:29
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Mike Hankey1-Oct-12 8:41
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djc20321-Oct-12 8:49
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RugbyLeague1-Oct-12 23:04
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Mike Hankey1-Oct-12 23:13
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RugbyLeague1-Oct-12 23:26
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GeneralI never learned a programming language Pin
CPallini1-Oct-12 4:46
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GeneralSorry C64 Pin
ChrisElston1-Oct-12 4:16
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DaveAuld1-Oct-12 11:32
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DrWheetos1-Oct-12 13:23
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GeneralInsufficient Poll Pin
Bassam Abdul-Baki1-Oct-12 3:49
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GeneralRe: Insufficient Poll Pin
Collin Jasnoch1-Oct-12 3:52
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GeneralRe: Insufficient Poll Pin
Bassam Abdul-Baki1-Oct-12 3:54
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GeneralRe: Insufficient Poll Pin
Jasmine25011-Oct-12 8:51
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GeneralRe: Insufficient Poll Pin
danishgoel1-Oct-12 10:56
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GeneralBASIC on Timex Sinclair 2048... EPIC! Pin
AlexCode1-Oct-12 2:35
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