L1 users: 59,800 (2005 J. Leclerc). Total users in all countries: 62,600.
HaDarom district: Rahat area.
Oriental and Ashkenazic Jews in Georgia live separately; Judeo-Georgian speakers live separately from non-Jewish Georgian [kat] speakers. May not be a separate language from Georgian, but a dialect using various Hebrew loanwords.
Some migrated to the Russian Federation and other countries. Jewish.