Inupiatun, Northwest AlaskaPrint
5,580 (2010 census), decreasing. All Inuit languages: 75,000 out of 91,000 in the ethnic group (1995 M. Krauss). Census lists this as Eskimo. Ethnic population: All Inupiatun: 13,500 (includes [esi]) (Golla 2007).
Alaska, Kobuk and Noatak rivers, Seward Peninsula, and Bering Strait.
Bering Strait Inupiaq, Diomede Inupiaq, King Island Inupiaq, Kobuk Inupiaq, Kotzebue Inupiaq, Qawiaraq, Seward Inupiaq, Wales Inupiaq. A member of macrolanguage Inupiaq [ipk].
Immersion schools. Most speakers 40 and older. Also use English [eng].
Latin script [Latn].