3,410 (2000 INALI), decreasing. In rapid decline due to migration to the United States. 150 monolinguals.
Oaxaca state: Diuxi and Tilantongo areas, 20 towns or villages. Mexico City, Oaxaca City and Puebla City.
VSO; short words, affixes, clitics; stems are CVCV or CVV; tonal.
Spoken at home and taught to children in most Mixtec households. Home, friends, work. All ages. Also use Spanish [spa].
Latin script [Latn].