350 (2010 census). Census includes Aleut [ale].
Commander (Komandor) Islands, Copper island.
8b (Nearly extinct).
Most ethnic group members in the Russian Federation speak Russian [rus] as L1.
From 1820–1840, dozens of Aleut families were brought from other islands to Commander Islands. Until 1960s, 2 villages on Bering and Medny islands. 1950s–1980s, children sent to boarding schools by the state. Christian.