400 (2007), decreasing. Ethnic population: 2,810 (Bradley 2007).
Yunnan Province, Guandu district, Kunming municipality, Zijun village. A few elderly speakers in Zhenkang and Yongde.
8a (Moribund). Language of recognized nationality: Yi.
Some language heritage activities underway in the village school (Bradley 2007). No fluent speakers under 50. Also use Mandarin Chinese [cmn].