Nicaragua Creole EnglishPrint
Nicaragua Creole English
18,400 (2009 UNSD). 630 Rama Cay Creole speakers (Holm 1989).
Atlántico Norte and Atlántico Sur departments: Bluefields region, Corn islands, Pearl lagoon, Prinzapolka, Puerto Cabezas, Rama Cay island.
3 (Wider communication). Statutory language of provincial identity in northern and southern areas (1993, Atlantic Coast Languages Act No. 162, Article 4).
Rama Cay Creole English, Bluefields Creole English.
Latin script [Latn].
There is a continuum of variation from basilectal Creole to acrolectal English of the educated.