7,000 (1995 census), decreasing. Few monolinguals. Ethnic population: 26,900 (2009 census).
Dong Nai and Ba Ria-Vung Tau provinces. Tamun dialect: Tay Ninh and Binh Long provinces.
Chalah, Chalun, Dor (Doro), Jro, Mro, Prang, Tamun, Vajieng, Voqtwaq.
Some parents pass it on to children. Informally used in education, oral and written use in religious services, oral literature. Positive attitudes. Also use Vietnamese [vie].
Cho Ro is an official ethnic community. ‘Chrau’, mountain dweller. Traditional religion, Christian.