930 (2011 census). 100 monolinguals. Ethnic population: 2,500.
South central British Columbia, west of Williams Lake. 7 reserve communities: Alexandria, Toosey, Anahim, Stone, Nemiah, Redstone, Ulkatcho.
Preferred by adults. Adolescents to elderly. Most children prefer English [eng]. Grandparents pass the language to some children. Many decry the perceived loss of Chilcotin among the younger generation. A small number of English speakers (mostly missionaries) have made attempts to learn Chilcotin. Also use Carrier [crx], English [eng].
Latin script [Latn].
Christian (Roman Catholic).