43,700 in Chad (1993 census). Population total all countries: 61,400.
Moyen-Chari Region, Grande Sido department (Maro); Mandoul Region, Barh Sara department, Dembo subprefecture, Maro area; Ngam Tel dialect: Maro canton and Moussafoyo subprefecture; Barh Kôh department; Ngam Tira dialect: Maro, Moyo, and Danamadji; Kon Ngam dialect: Djéké canton; Kle dialect: Nara in Djéké canton. Also in Central African Republic.
Kle, Kon Ngam, Ngam Gir Bor, Ngam Tel, Ngam Tira.
Also use the Sara Madjingay dialect of Sar [mwm].
The Horo (Hor) reportedly no longer use their language but speak the Kle dialect of Ngam.