Kru speaking countriesKru is no official language in any country, but is spoken as mother tongue in 2 countries by a minor part of the population.
With a share of around 11%, it is most widespread in Ivory Coast. A total of about 3.1 m people worldwide speak Kru as their mother tongue.
|Ivory Coast||Western Africa||no||10.5 %||2,770,000|
|Liberia||Western Africa||no||7.2 %||364,000|
Unless otherwise described in the text, this page is about native speakers - not the total number of speakers. How many people understand or speak Kru 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.