Language Info

Afar written in Latin script

Below you'll find all the characters used to write this language and all the countries where this language is used.

Standard Characters

The minimal characters required for this language

Auxiliary Characters

Additional letters (beyond the minimal set) used in foreign or technical words found in typical magazines, newspapers, etc..

Punctuation Characters

The marks used to separate sentences and to clarify meaning

Unicode Blocks

Afar uses characters from the following Unicode blocks


    The worldwide literate language population for Afar is 2,051,392 people across 3 countries.


    1,474,899 people
    1.40% literate in Afar


    363,412 people
    42.00% literate in Afar


    213,081 people
    3.60% literate in Afar


    Our data is sourced from a number of places, and we want to give them credit here. We use ISO639 codes for the country codes that support the language.

    1. Unicode CLDR
    2. CLDR Exemplar Characters