Ilocano
Ilokano
Iloko, Iluko, Pagsasao nga Ilokano
Country Philippines
Region Northern Luzon, many parts of Central Luzon (northern Tarlac, northern sections of Zambales, Aurora, and Nueva Ecija), and few parts of SOCCSKSARGEN
Ethnicity Ilocano
Speakers
9.1 million (2015)
2 million L2 speakers (2000)
Third most spoken native language in the Philippines
Family
Writing
Kur-itan
AreaNorthwest Luzon, La Union and Ilocos provinces, Cagayan Valley, Babuyan, Mindoro, Mindanao. Also in United States.
Language Sites
ISO 639-2 ilo
ISO 639-3 ilo
Glottolog ilok1237
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Area where Ilokano is spoken according to Ethnologue
Striped areas are Itneg-Ilokano bilingual communities in Abra province
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