8,000,000 (2001 census). Ethnic population: 16,000,000 (1992 SIL).
Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh states; Delhi.
Home, religion. All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use Hindi [hin], with proficiency higher among the educated.
Devanagari script [Deva].
Khadar used by speakers in Jind to refer to the speech of Rohtak and Sonipat. Hindu, Muslim.