7,250 (2009 census), increasing.
North province, east coast, Poindimié and Ponérihouen; west coast, Koné, Poya, and inland valleys.
Minor lexical and phonetic variation between East and West Coast, and on the East between Poindimié and Ponérihouen regions.
Vigorous. Some young people, all adults. Positive attitudes.
Latin script [Latn].