385,000 (2010 census), increasing. Speakers of all Bikol languages: 4,580,000 (2000 census). No monolinguals. Monolingual speakers are elderly; boast of their identity as Rinconada.
Luzon, Camarines Sur Province, Rinconada district, Iriga city, Baao, Bato, Balatan, Bula, Buhi, and Nabua municipalities.
A member of macrolanguage Bikol [bik].
Latin script [Latn], in development.
Iriga City inhabitants regard Naga [bcl] dialect as true Bicolano; proud of their language and culture. Christian.