210 in Russian Federation (2010 census).
Southwest Dagestan Republic, Akhvakhsky district, 6 villages; Kakhib county. 3 villages. Also in Azerbaijan.
Kaxib, Northern Akhvakh, Southern Akhvakh (Tlyanub, Tsegob). Diverse dialects.
Home. All children speak Akhvakh. Positive attitudes. Also use Avar [ava] as the literary language and language of communication between different Akhvakh dialects.