2,100 (2010 SIL), increasing. 1,000 in each dialect.
Morobe province: Tami Islands and mainland villages south of Finschhafen.
Some also use Yabem [jae], especially the older generation.
Literacy rate in L1: More than 10%. Literacy rate in L2: Less than 10%. Poetry. Bible portions: 2000–2015.
Latin script [Latn].