204,000 in Cambodia (2008 census). Population total all countries: 246,990. 0 monolinguals. Ethnic population: 400,000.
Near major cities; mainly in central provinces, especially along Mekong and Tonle Sap rivers; Batdambang Province, just northwest of provincial capital; Pouthisat and Kampong Chhnang provinces, southwest shoreline, Tonle Sap reservoir; Mekong river in Kampong Chhnang into very small portion of Kampong Spoe and Kandal provinces; area around Phnum Penh; Kampong Cham and Krachen provinces, Mekong river upstream from Khum Angkor Ban almost to Krachen city; far southwest, Kampot and Preah Seihanu provinces, 2 areas west of Kompot, on shore of Gulf of Thailand.
All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes. 100% also use Central Khmer [khm].
Small ethnic groups from Cambodia settled in Thailand but no longer speak Cham (Bradley 2007). Muslim (Sunni).