111,000 (2001 census). L2 users: 100,000 (1998).
Gujarat, Dangs and Valsad districts; Maharashtra, Dhule, Nasik, and Thane districts; Dadra and Nagar Haveli; Karnataka, Dakshina Kannada (Kanara) district; Rajasthan.
3 (Wider communication).
None known. Dhule District Kukna has 98%–100% intelligibility with Khandesi [khn].
May be the same as Dhanki [dhn]. Hindu.