3,320,000 in Ghana (2013 UNSD), increasing. L2 users: 500,000 in Ghana. Total users in all countries: 4,684,000 (as L1: 4,184,000; as L2: 500,000).
Volta region: easternmost Greater Accra; Eastern region: Askuma town area, west of Lake Volta. Southeast corner.
3 (Wider communication). Recognized language (1951, Laws of the Gold Coast, Vernacular Literature Board Ordinance, as amended by Ordinance No. 44).
Anglo (Anlo), Awuna, Hudu, Kotafoa. Westernmost language of the Gbe language subgroup.
SVO; postpositions; noun head initial; no articles; no passives; tense and aspect; comparatives; 26 consonant and 12 vowel phonemes; tonal (3 phonemic tones: high, mid, low); verb serialization; whistle speech reported.
Christian, traditional religion.