Quichua, Cañar HighlandPrint
100,000 (1991 UBS).
Southern highlands, entirety of Cañar Province; southern Chimborazo and north and northeast Azuay provinces; into Morona-Santiago Province, Morona canton.
None known. Lexical differences and a strong sense of linguistic and cultural identity. A member of macrolanguage Quechua [que].
Strong use of Quichua away from the road.
Latin script [Latn].
Traditional religion, Christian.