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Kuskokwim, Upper

A language of United States

ISO 639-3kuu

Population  40 (1995 M. Krauss), decreasing. 3 households (1997). Ethnic population: 160 (1995 M. Krauss).
Region  Central Alaska, Nikolai, Telida, McGrath, Upper Kuskokwim River.
Language map  United States of America, Alaska and Hawaii
Alternate names   Kolchan, Mcgrath Ingalik
Classification  Na-Dene, Nuclear Na-Dene, Athapaskan-Eyak, Athapaskan, Tanana-Upper Kuskokwim, Upper Kuskokwim
Language use  Shifting to English. Mainly older adults.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  At one time regarded as part of Ingalik [ing]. Nearly extinct.