137,000 in Myanmar. Population total all countries: 140,600.
North Shan State, Lashio area; the road north to the border, Nam Kham and Muse, Mantong, North Hsenwi, and Tawngpeng (the ancient Palaung State).
Nam Kham Rumai is a different dialect from Lashio Rumai but comprehension is still good.
Myanmar (Burmese) script [Mymr].
Buddhist, traditional religion.