180,000 (2000 census).
Sumatra, east Lampung Province. 3 enclaves situated between Kanan and Seputih rivers.
Abung, Melinting, Sukadana, Tulangbawang. Many differences in vocabulary and phonology with Lampung Api [ljp]. Lexical similarity: 72% between the Menggala dialect and the Kalianda dialect of Lampung Api, 77% among dialects.
Home. All ages. Positive attitudes. Indonesian [ind] used in education, religion, and civil domains.