40 (Watanabe and Sasama 2007). Ethnic population: 1,500 (Golla 2007).
British Columbia, Vancouver Island, and coast north of Powell river.
Island Comox, Mainland Comox (Homalco, Klahoose, Sliammon). All use the mainland dialect.
Community-based language projects. Older adults. Speakers are highly bilingual in English [eng]. Some in ethnic group speak English as L1.
Island Comox dialect has no remaining L1 speakers.