27,100 (2000 SIL). 10,000 monolinguals. 168,000 all Ifugao (1990 census). Ethnic population: 25,500 (2007 SIL).
Luzon, central Ifugao Province.
Banaue Ifugao, Burnay Ifugao. Intelligibility of Burnay dialect 81%. Lexical similarity: 83% with Burnay dialect.
Many Ifugao parents raising children in non-Ifugao-speaking areas do not teach Ifugao to their children (2007 SIL). All domains as well as religious services, traditional ceremonies, administration, and commerce. All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use Ilocano [ilo], English [eng], or Filipino [fil].
Traditional religion, Christian.