1 in Chile (2003). In the 1990s, the last speaker was over 60 years old (Crevels 2007). Ethnic population: 1,690 (2002 census).
Patagonia, Isla Navarino, Puerto Williams, Ukika hamlet. Also in Argentina.
8b (Nearly extinct).
Most similar to Qawasqar [alc] (Tovar 1961). Earlier there were up to 5 dialects.
Reportedly still in use near the Beagle Canal Naval Base in Chile. Shifted to Spanish [spa]. Elderly only.