Miao, Eastern QiandongPrint
350,000 (Wang and Mao 1995).
Guizhou province: Jianhe, Jinping, and Liping counties; Hunan province: Huitong, Jingzhou, and Tongdao counties.
6a (Vigorous). Language of recognized nationality: Miao.
None known. Not intelligible of other Miao varieties. Corresponds more or less to Ma’s Central Miao and Purnell’s Eastern Miao. A member of macrolanguage Hmong [hmn].
Bopomofo script [Bopo], no longer in use.