3,500,000 in Indonesia (2000 census), increasing. Population total all countries: 3,502,300.
Kalimantan, around Banjarmasin south and east; East Kalimantan Province, coastal regions of Pulau Laut, Kutai, and Pasir; Central Kalimantan Province as far as Sampit. Also in Malaysia.
3 (Wider communication).
Vigorous. Many speakers lack fluency in Indonesian [ind].