||1,980 (2000 census). 20 monolinguals (1990 census). 3 Chemehuevi on Chemehuevi Reservation, 10 on Colorado River Reservation (1994 L. Hinton). Ethnic population: 5,000 (1977 SIL).
||Ute in southwest Colorado, southeast and northeast; Southern Paiute in southwest Utah, north Arizona, and south Nevada; Chemehuevi on lower Colorado River, California.
Southwestern United States of America
||Southern Paiute, Ute, Chemehuevi.
||Uto-Aztecan, Northern Uto-Aztecan, Numic, Southern
||Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 75%–100%. Bible portions: 2006.