700,000 (2002 J. Leclerc).
Kunene, Omusati, and Oshana regions; east area, Oshikoto and Ohangwena regions. Areas in Kunene and Oshana regions are small and scattered.
5 (Developing). Recognized language (2001, Education Act No. 16, Article 35), implemented by Ministry of Education, 2003.
Ngandyera, Eunda Kolonkadhi, Kwaludhi. Ngandyera may be a separate language. Partially intelligible of Kwanyama [kua].
Also use English [eng].
Latin script [Latn].
Christian, traditional religion.