1,120 (Crevels 2007). Ethnic population: 3,000 (Crevels 2007).
Loreto region: Chapuli, Huitoyacu, Morona, and Pastaza rivers.
5 (Developing). Recognized language (1993, Constitution, Article 48).
Chapara (Shapra), Kandoashi. May be distantly related to Arawakan; probably not Jivaroan.
Language maintenance program and bilingual education program (Crevels 2007). All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use Spanish [spa].
Latin script [Latn].