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Creole-English is no official language in any country, but is spoken as mother tongue in 12 countries by a minor part of the population.

With a share of around 100%, it is most widespread in Grenada. A total of about 4 million people worldwide speak Creole-English as their mother tongue.
CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
JamaicaCaribbeanno94.2 %2,714,000
GuyanaSouth Americano96.4 %745,000
BahamasCaribbeanno89.7 %351,000
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesCaribbeanno99.1 %109,000
GrenadaCaribbeanno100.0 %107,000
Costa RicaCentral Americano2.0 %97,000
Antigua and BarbudaCaribbeanno95.7 %97,000
DominicaCaribbeanno100.0 %74,000
Saint Kitts and NevisCaribbeanno100.0 %55,000
ColombiaSouth Americano0.1 %49,000
Trinidad and TobagoCaribbeanno2.9 %40,000
HondurasCentral Americano0.2 %18,000