7,000 (Roesler 1972). Most are monolingual.
Papua province: Asmat regency; Sawa-Erma, Agats, Atsy, and Pantai Kasuari sub-districts, south coast from Owap river northwest to Farec river southwest, inland; Mappi regency, Edera and Nambai sub-districts in Digul river delta area.
Also use Indonesian [ind].
Latin script [Latn].
Christian, traditional religion.