500 in Bolivia (Crevels 2007). Population total all countries: 730. Ethnic population: 940 (2006 PIB).
Northwestern region; Pando, El Beni, and La Paz departments; into foothills on Beni and Madre de Dios rivers, Portachuelo Alto, Portachuelo Medio, Portachuelo Bajo.
Each clan has slight dialect differences; all seem inherently intelligible. Most divergent Tacanan language. Tambopata dialect in Peru somewhat different from the Bolivian dialect.
All ages. Also use Spanish [spa].
Latin script [Latn].