10,700 (2007 census). Includes Ajyninka Apurucayal [cpc].
Pasco region: Pichis river and tributaries except Apurucayali.
5 (Developing). Recognized language (1993, Constitution, Article 48).
Bajo Pichís. Somewhat intelligible with other Ashéninka languages. Bajo Pichis variety that is spoken on the Anacayali has many features of Pajonal Asheninka [cjo].
All ages. Many also use Spanish [spa].
Latin script [Latn].