L1 users: 28,800 (2014 census), decreasing. Census based on tribal affiliation. Total users in all countries: 44,300.
Scattered. Arua, Bombo, Koboko, Kumi, Luwero, Ngora, and Yumbe districts: generally in larger population areas.
None known. Conflicting reports of intelligibility with Sudanese Creole Arabic [pga]. 90% of the lexicon comes from Arabic.
Home. Mostly adults. Mixed attitudes, from positive to neutral, especially among youth.
Latin script [Latn].
Came from Sudan and originally settled near Bombo town, but now have dispersed. Muslim.