68,500 in Uganda (2002 census), increasing. Population total all countries: 99,400.
Bundibugyo district: Bwamba county, southwest of Fort Portal, between Albert and Edward lakes; Democratic Republic of the Congo border.
SVO; CV, V; tonal.
Latin script [Latn], used since 2000.
Glossonym: Bwisi in Uganda, Talinga in Democratic Republic of the Congo. Different from Bwisi of Congo and Gabon. Christian, Muslim.