435,000 in Philippines (2000 census). Population total all countries: 458,600.
Western Visayas, north Panay island, principally Aklan Province; northwest Capiz Province border; Antique Province, far north, Libertad and Pandan municipalities.
4 (Educational). De facto language of provincial identity in Aklan and Capiz provinces.
Also use Hiligaynon [hil].
Latin script [Latn].