2,600 in Colombia (2012 SIL). Population total all countries: 3,500. Ethnic population: 1,170 (Crevels 2007).
North coast region near Panama isthmus, along east and west banks of the Gulf of Uraba, Darién region; Antioquia Department, Caiman Nuevo, Caiman Alto (Viejo); Chocó Department, Arquía. Also in Panama.
Classification of Kuna uncertain; may be an isolate with some Chibchan features.