In this series of articles we overview languages present in any given country. This time we are looking at the languages spoken in Cuba

The most prominent language of Cuba is Spanish.

The same 1 languages serve as the official languages of the country.

Below you will find summaries for the languages supported by our translation services.


Spanish is a Indo-European language, distantly related to Macedonian, Portuguese, Greek, Polish, as well as a number of other languages. It is the sole official language of Cuba.

Spanish language summary
Number of speakers worldwide558 million
Language familyIndo-European
WritingSpanish alphabet
Major Spanish-speaking populations in:20 countries

Demographics and geographic distribution

Spanish is spoken by around 558 million people around the world. Countries with a significant number of people speaking the language include:

  • Peru
  • Ecuador
  • Puerto Rico
  • Paraguay
  • Spain
  • Colombia
  • Chile
  • Dominican Republic
  • El Salvador

In Cuba approximately 100% or 11.33 million people use Spanish in their day-to-day communication.


Spanish employs the Spanish script, which in itself is a sub-type of the Latin script. It is written in the left-to-right fashion.

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