100,000 (1985 M. Doble).
Papua Province, Paniai district. West central highlands, inland; Lake Paniai area, south-southwest into West Papua Province.
Mapiya-Kegata, Mee, Simori, Yabi (Jabi). Reportedly most similar to Wolani [wod]. Slight dialect difference with Mapiya-Kegata.
Also use Indonesian [ind].
Latin script [Latn].
Ethnonym: Kapauku by southern neighbors. Christian.