Quechua, Corongo AncashPrint
4,000 (2000 SIL), decreasing. 1,700 monolinguals (2000 SIL).
North Ancash Region, Corongo province, Aco, Corongo, Cusca, La Pampa, and Yanac districts. Most in Aco and Cusca.
7 (Shifting). Language of recognized nationality (1993, Constitution, Article 48).
Family, community. Mainly older adults. Young also use Spanish [spa].
Separate identity from Sihuas, Northern Conchucos, and Huaylas. Christian.