3,000 (2008 K. Anderbeck). Very few monolinguals.
Sumatra, Bengkulu Province, Kaur regency, Tanjung Betuah, Gedung Menung, and Tanjung Baru villages. Nasal river area.
Not closely related to surrounding languages, but heavy loans from Lampung [ljp].
Vigorous. All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use neighboring local Malay dialects.