10,000 in Peru (2009). Total users in all countries: 24,000.
Loreto region: Napo river area, communities on the Putumayo; Madre de Dios region: small enclave east.
5 (Developing). Recognized language (1993, Constitution, Article 48).
A member of macrolanguage Quechua [que].
Also use Spanish [spa].
Latin script [Latn].