Ethnic population: 1,600.
Morobe Province, Markham river coast area, Labu-Butu, Labu-Miti, and Labu-Tali.
Children taught Tok Pisin [tpi] first, and its use is active. The culture seems in decline. Home.
School attenders learn English. Yabem [jae] was church language, and there were schools in Yabem. Strong economy.