1,200 in China (1987 Z. Guo-qiao). Population total all countries: 1,220.
North central Guizhou Province, Zunyi county, Jianshan village; Zhijin county, Agong village; Langdai county, Zhuijiao and Ruojiao villages; Guanling county, Dingyinxiao village. Also in Guangxi Province, Longlin county, Muji village. Tu’lu is spoken in Yunnan Province, Malipo.
8b (Nearly extinct). Language of recognized nationality: Gelao.