260,000 (2002 census), increasing. 260,000 Karamojong, 147,000 Jie and 329,000 Dodoth (2002 census).
East and northeast, Kotido, Napak, Moroto, Nakapiripirit and Kaabong districts.
VSO; highly inflectional; grammatical tone; vowel harmony; voiceless vowels
Home, market. All ages. Positive attitudes.
The people are pastoralist and seminomadic but much less so recently due to disarmament and forced settlement. Christian, traditional religion, Muslim.