L1 users: 1,020,000 (2013 UNSD).
Eastern region: Asuogyaman, East Akim municipal, Fanteukwa, Lower Manya Krobo, Upper Manya Krobo, New Juaben municipal, and Yilo Krobo municipal districts; Greater Accra region: Dangme East and West districts, southeast coast and inland; Volta region: North Tongu district.
4 (Educational). Recognized language (1951, Laws of the Gold Coast, Vernacular Literature Board Ordinance, as amended by Ordinance No. 44).
Ada, Ningo, Osu, Shai, Gbugbla, Krobo.
Also use English [eng].
Latin script [Latn], used since 1966.