37,800 (2001 census). Total users in all countries: 47,800.
Nagaland state: east central Tuensang district.
Noklak. Dialects in Myanmar and India somewhat intelligible but have very limited contact. Lexical similarity: 67% with Gongwang dialect of Ponyo-Gongwang Naga [npg], 72%–73% with Ponyo dialect of [npg], 62%–67% with Lainong Naga [lzn], 41% with Lao Naga. Is in Konyak subgroup, but is divergent. They consider Ponyo Naga [npg] a part of Khiamniungan, though lexical similarity is only around 70%.
Latin script [Latn].
A Scheduled Tribe. Main clans are Lam, Thai, Shiu, and Maya. Christian.