Native toSulawesi, Indonesia
RegionButon Island
Native speakers
(7,000 cited 1991–2005)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3Either:
pnp – Pancana
ues – Kioko
Glottologpanc1247  Pancana
kiok1239  Kioko

Pancana is an Austronesian language of Buton Island, off the southeast coast of Sulawesi in Indonesia. It belongs to the Muna–Buton branch of the Celebic subgroup. It is in the Munic subbranch of the Muna–Buton languages.


  1. ^ Pancana at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
    Kioko at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)