Henghua, Hinghua, Hsienyu, Hsinghua, Putian, Putten, Xianyou, Xinghua
2,520,000 in China (2000). Population total all countries: 2,558,800.
East central Fujian Province, Putian and Xianyou counties. Also in Malaysia, Singapore.
Literacy rate in L2: 91% (2000 census, Han nationality). Highly literate in Chinese, and they use that literature. Poetry. Bible: 1912.
Majority officially classified within Han nationality.