7,000 (2000 A. Khorong).
Manipur, Tamenglong district, Lamdangmei and Dolang villages; Senapati, Kangchup, Thangzing, Sadu, Bungte, Nungshai, Dolang Khunou, and Uram villages; Churachandpur district, Charoi Khullen cillage; Thoubal sistrict, Vaithou; Bishnupur district; Assam, Cachar district, a village near Jirbom; Nagaland. Scattered.
Most similar to Chin Mizo [lus].
Educated youth more interested in developing L1 and preserving culture than elders. Community. All ages. Mixed attitudes. High proficiency in Meitei [mni].
A Scheduled Tribe. Christian.