252,000 (2007). Ethnic population: 791,000 (over half speak Gujarati [guj]) (2007).
Gujarat, Surat, Valsad, Bharuch (Broach), and Vadodara districts; Maharashtra, Thane District, Talasari and Dahanu areas; Dadra and Nagar Haveli; Daman and Diu; Karnataka; Rajasthan.
Dubli of Bharuch District is intelligible with Dungri dialect of Vasavi [vas].
A Scheduled Tribe. Glossonym: Dubli. Ethnonym: Dubla. Hindu.