L1 users: 20 (2001 S. van de Kerke). Ethnic population: 2,800 (2001 DNPI).
La Paz department: Apolo area, Karura, Candelaria, Tutilimundi, and Uyapi, Coroico river in Trapichiponte in KeleKelera, Pucasucho, Inca, Trinidad, Mulihuara, Chirimayo, Muiri, Ilipana Yuyo, Munaypata, Irimo, Correo, Santo Domingo. Lake Titicaca east; scattered on Mapiri-Kaka river.
Speakers 60 and older.
Some folklore, dances, and music preserved. Previously reported extinct linguistically.