300 (2000 SIL), increasing. Ethnic population: 300.
Cusco and Junin regions: Picha, Poyeni, and Mayapo rivers, upper Poyeni river, which flows into Tambo Yori and Agueni rivers which become Mipaya river flowing into the Urubamba; a few on Sensa and Vitiricaya rivers, affluents of the Urubamba.
5 (Developing). Recognized language (1993, Constitution, Article 48).
None known. Reportedly most similar to Asháninka [cni].
Vigorous. State bilingual school in Tsoroja (Crevels 2007). Some borrowing from Asháninka [cni] and Machiguenga [mcb]. Religious services. Mostly spoken in the local community. Letter-writing between villages. All ages. Positive attitudes. A few also use Spanish [spa]. Also use Asháninka [cni], Matsigenka [mcb].
Latin script [Latn].