50 (1995 Potawatomi Language Institute). 50 L1 speakers in the United States and Canada, most in the United States. Ethnic population: 25,000 (1997 L. Buszard-Welcher).
Kansas; Michigan: southwest and north; Wisconsin: north; Oklahoma: central.
Shifting to English [eng]. Ceremonial and religious activities.
Latin script [Latn].
85% have varying degrees of language retention.