15,800 (Moore 2006). Ethnic population: 16,000 (2001).
Mato Grosso do Sul State, east of the Paraguay River, Miranda and Aguidauana rivers area, 20 villages and 2 cities; some in Slo Paulo State.
Bilingual intercultural education has been implemented successfully in all municipal schools in the Terena region (Crevels 2007). Many have low proficiency in Portuguese [por].
Latin script [Latn].