2,400 in Chile (Wurm 2007). 2,200 on Easter Island; 200 to 300 on Chile mainland, Tahiti, and the United States. Population total all countries: 2,600. Ethnic population: 4,650 (2002 census).
Easter Island, 3,800 km from Chile, 4,000 km from Tahiti. Also in French Polynesia, United States.
Was vigorous, but now declining. Young generation losing interest in the language. Home, education. Also use Spanish [spa].