2,000 in Germany (2003). Population total all countries: 5,120.
Ostfriesland, Lower Saxony, Emden and Oldenburg towns area; Saterland, Jeverland, and Butjadingen. Used only in Saterland, Eastern Frisia (1998). Also in Canada, United States.
Language of the home for 1,500 to 2,000 (1977 SIL). Mainly older adults (2001).