Language Info

Papiamento 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

Papiamento uses characters from the following Unicode blocks


    The worldwide literate language population for Papiamento is 207,637 people across 3 countries.


    121,214 people
    81.00% literate in Papiamento


    70,223 people
    61.00% literate in Papiamento

    Caribbean Netherlands

    16,200 people
    81.00% literate in Papiamento


    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