L1 users: 3,000 (2008 K. Anderbeck). Very few monolinguals.
Bengkulu province: Kaur regency, Gedung Menung, Tanjung Baru, and Tanjung Betuah villages in Nasal river area on Sumatra.
None known. Not closely related to surrounding languages, but heavy loans from Lampung [ljp].
Vigorous. All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes.