21,000 (Civallero 2008), increasing. 2,100 monolinguals.
Cauca Department, on western slopes of Andean Cordillera Central, Silvia, Jambaló, Totoró, Caldono, and Toribío municipalities, and on the banks of Piendamó river.
Vigorous. All domains. Positive attitudes. Mostly bilingual in Spanish [spa] (Crevels 2007).
Latin script [Latn].
Christian, traditional religion.