862,000 (1993 SIL).
Savanes Region, around Korhogo city and west; substantial areas in Denguele and Worodougou regions; some in Vallee du Bandama west of Bandama Blanc river.
Fodara, Kafire, Kandere (Tengrela), Kasara, Kufuru, Kulere, Nafara, Papara, Patara, Pogara, Southwest Senari, Tagara, Tagbari (Mbengui-Niellé), Takpasyeeri (Messeni), Tenere, Tyebara. Korhogo dialect is central. The Kulele speak Kulere dialect scattered throughout the Senoufo area.
The Tyelibele (Tyeliri) are leather workers scattered throughout the Senoufo area, speaking as L1 the various Senoufo languages where they live. Also use Jula [dyu].
Latin script [Latn].
Traditional religion, Muslim.