50 in United States (1995 Potawatomi Language Institute). 50 L1 speakers in the United States and Canada, most in the United States. Ethnic population: 25,000 (1997 L. Buszard-Welcher). L2 users: 250 L2 learners.
Southwest and north Michigan; north Wisconsin and northeast Kansas; central Oklahoma, Citizen Potawatomi Center.
Shifting to English [eng]. Ceremonial and religious activities.
Latin script [Latn].
85% have varying degrees of language retention.