2,210,000 in Pakistan (2011). Total users in all countries: 2,430,000.
South central, Quetta and Kalat region, east Balochistan and Sindh provinces.
Jharawan, Kalat, Sarawan. Kalat is standard dialect, Jharawan is lowland. Low percentage of lexical similarity with surrounding languages.
SOV; noun head final; case-marking (10 cases); verb affixes mark person, number; tense and aspect; 27 consonant and 9 vowel phonemes; non-tonal.
Also use Western Balochi [bgn].