1,433,000 (2009 census), increasing. Total users in all countries: 1,470,100.
Bungoma, Kakamega, and Trans Nzoia counties: south of Kitale.
A member of macrolanguage Oluluyia [luy].
Literacy rate in L1: 30% (2007 BTL). Literacy rate in L2: 65% in English [eng] (2007 BTL). Taught in primary schools. Literature. Radio. Bible: 2010.
Latin script [Latn].
Christian, traditional religion.