Picture Languages

Balante speaking countries

Balante is no official language in any country and is spoken only in parts of Guinea-Bissau.

Further languages in Guinea-Bissau are:
Distribution Balante

CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
Guinea-BissauWestern Africano14.6 %287,000

Unless otherwise described in the text, this page is about native speakers - not the total number of speakers. How many people understand or speak Balante as a subsequently learned language is not the subject of this page. Countries where native speakers make up only a few thousand or even a few hundred people, or countries with a percentage well below 1%, are maybe not listed here.