L1 users: 230 (Wurm 2000).
Papua Barat province: Sorong regency, Asbakin, Maklaumkarta, and Mega villages; West Bird’s Head area, north coast and inland toward Warsamson river.
Lexical similarity: 60% with some dialects on Misool Island.
Reportedly originates from Gag Island, west of Waigeo Island. Traditional religion, Christian.