100,000 (2011 SIL).
Northeast of Kabul, north of Sarobi, Tagau (Tagab) valley.
Ishpi, Isken, Tagau. Not intelligible of other Pashayi languages. Lexical similarity: Less than 30% with other Pashayi languages.
Pashayi peoples have rich folklore and songs preserved by oral tradition. Muslim (Sunni).