260 in Canada (FPCC 2014). 990 semi-speakers (FPCC 2014). Population total all countries: 285. Ethnic population: 19,000 (FPCC 2014).
Southwest British Columbia, in many small communities along the lower Fraser river, the east coast of Vancouver Island.
Downriver Halkomelem, Island Halkomelem, Upriver Halkomelem.
Older adults. Also use English [eng].
Language courses (1991).