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Spoken in Ghana
Total speakers 8,300,000 in Ghana (2004 SIL). Population includes 2,800,000 Asante Twi, 1,900,000 Fante, 555,000 Akuapem Twi (2004).

Population total all countries: 8,314,600. L2 users: 1,000,000 in Ghana.

Language family Niger-Congo
  • Atl antic–Congo
    • Kwa
      • Akan
Dialects Twi, Fante, Asante,Akuapem, Bono and more
Writing system Latin
Language codes
ISO 639-1 None
ISO 639-2
ISO 639-3 aka

Akan is represented with several articles on the TC wiki:

Grammar squib

The Akan verb kɔ

Typological Features Template

Classroom features