5 (Watanabe and Sasama 2007), decreasing. Ethnic population: Several thousands (1997 T. Montler). L2 users: 6. L2 speakers have varying fluency, number is growing.
Washington, northeast Olympic Peninsula, Port Angeles.
8b (Nearly extinct).
Reportedly similar to the Saanich dialect of Straits Salish [str].
Taught as a heritage language K-12. Older adults only.