L1 users: 5 (2010 census). Ethnic population: 600 (2014 NCRP).
Dagestan Republic: Tsuntinsky district, Ginukh.
6b (Threatened). Statutory language of provincial identity in Dagestan Autonomous Republic (1994, Article 10, Constitution).
None known. Similar to Tsez (Dido) [ddo], but probably not inherently intelligible.
Hinukh men marry Dido women. Hinukh women marry men from other ethnic groups. Muslim.