50,000 in Yemen (2011). Population total all countries: 115,200.
Al Mahrah Governorate.
Eastern Mehri (Mehriyot), Western Mehri (Mehriyet). Within main dialects there are also differences between Bedouin and city varieties.
Latin script [Latn], no longer in use.
Spoken by the Mahra. Many ethnic Mehri in Yemen are Arabic L1 speakers. Muslim.