60,000 (Wang Fushi and Mao Zhongwu 1995).
East central Guizhou Province, Huangping county, Chong’an township; Kaili municipality, Longchang township.
6b (Threatened). Language of recognized nationality: Miao.
None known. Not inherently intelligible with other varieties of Miao. A member of macrolanguage Hmong [hmn].
Given special status as Gejia in Guizhou Province. Traditional religion.