410 (2011 census). All Inuktitut languages 32,800 (2001 census).
Central Canadian Arctic, west to Mackenzie delta and coastal area, including Tuktoyaktuk on the Arctic coast north of Inuvik (but not Inuvik and Aklavik, and coastal area).
2 (Provincial). Statutory provincial working language in NWT (1988, NWT Official Languages Act, Chapter 56(Supplemented), Section 4), restricted official use.
Caribou Eskimo (Keewatin), Copper Inuktitut (“Copper Eskimo” , Copper Inuit), Netsilik, Siglit (Siglitun).
Vigorous in Caribou and Netsilik. In Commer and west, used by parent and grandparent generations (1995 M. Krauss). Also use English [eng].