6,800 (Martens 1989), increasing.
Sulawesi Tengah and Sulawesi Selatan provinces, northwest of Lake Poso; Lore Selatan, Pamona Selatan, Poso Pesisir, and Parigi subdistricts, at least 24 villages; Ako dialect in northern Mamuju regency, Pasangkayu subdistrict; Some in Ampibabo subdistrict, Lemusa village.
Vigorous. All domains. Also use Indonesian [ind].
Latin script [Latn].
‘Tobada’, Bada person. Christian.