69,000 (1998 SIL).
Quiché Department, Chajul, Cotzal, and Nebaj municipalities.
70%–75% intelligibility among the 3 Ixil dialects.
All ages. Few also use Spanish [spa].
Literacy rate in L1: 10%–30%. Literacy rate in L2: 15%–25%. Taught in primary schools. Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 2001–2010.