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Miskito speaking countries

Miskito 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 2%, it is most widespread in Nicaragua. A total of about 161,416.3 people worldwide speak Miskito as their mother tongue.

CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
NicaraguaCentral Americano2.2 %142,000
HondurasCentral Americano0.2 %19,000