470,000 (2000 census). 20,000 in Jakarta (1992). L2 users: Some immigrants from other ethnic groups.
South Sumatra Province. Separate areas along Komering river from Lake Ranau to near Palembang city.
Downstream Komering, Kayu Agung, Kayu Agung Asli, Komering, Upstream Komering. Lexical similarity: 70% with the Kalianda dialect of Lampung Api [ljp]; 74% with Sungkai dialect of Lampung Api (most similar).
Muslim (Shafi Sunni).