1,750,000 in India (2001 census). Total users in all countries: 1,804,200.
Chhattisgarh, Raigarh, and Surguja districts; Jharkhand, Ranchi district; West Bengal, Jalpaigiri district; Bihar; Odisha, Sundargarh and Jharsuguda districts; Assam; Tripura.
Used as L2 by Kodaku [ksz].
Devanagari script [Deva].
Oraon is a Scheduled Tribe. Hindu, Christian.