Nicaragua Creole EnglishPrint
30,000 (2001 SIL). 630 Rama Cay Creole speakers (Holm 1989).
Autonomous Region of the South Atlantic, Bluefields region, Rama Cay island, Pearl lagoon, Prinzapolka, Puerto Cabezas, and Corn islands.
5 (Developing). Statutory language of provincial identity in northern and southern areas (1993, Atlantic Coast Languages Act No. 162, Article 4).
Bluefields Creole English, Rama Cay Creole English.
There is a continuum of variation from basilectal Creole to acrolectal English of the educated.