Braut families are Croats and they are mostly from the Island of Krk. In the past century, relatively most of Croatian residents bearing this family name were born on the Island of Krk and in Rijeka. In Kornić on the Island of Krk every third inhabitant had the family name Braut.
About 90 people with faimily name Braut live in Croatia today, in 50 households. There were 130 of them in the middle of the past century, and their number decreased by 30 percent. They are located in threee Croatian counties and 14 other places, mostly in Kornic on the Island of Krk (30), Rijeka (20), in Krk (20) and Vrh (<10) on the Island of Krk, and in Zagreb (<5).