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A language of Papua New Guinea

ISO 639-3: kcb

Population 12 (2000 Wurm).
Region Morobe Province, east of Ampale, in part of the Katsiong census unit.
Alternate names   Kawatsa
Classification Trans-New Guinea, Main Section, Central and Western, Angan, Angan Proper
Language use 30% or less of the ethnic group speaks Kawacha. Used in the home. No children speak Kawacha. Speakers also use Yagwoia.
Comments Nearly extinct.