Belize Kriol English

Language Data

  • Alternate names: Kriol, Miskito Coast Creole English, Western Caribbean Creole
  • Scriptures published:
    • New Testament (2012)
    • Portions (1999 — 2012)
    • Di Nyoo Testiment eena Bileez Kriol (2012)
    • FCBH  (2012 Wycliffe)  See above
    • text online See above
  • Literacy: No information available.
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Belize
  • Region: Widespread, including communities on Ambergris and Caulker cayes
  • Also used in: United States
  • Religion: No information available.
  • Livelihood: Timber; agriculturalists; fishermen; industrial workers; construction industry; commerce; government workers, teachers
  • Number of users: 170,000
  • Vitality: Wider Communication

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)