L1 users: 137,000. Total users in all countries: 140,600.
Kachin state: Bhamo district, Mansi township; Shan state: Lashio area, north to the border in Mantong, Muse, Nam Kham, north Hsenwi, and Tawngpeng (the ancient Palaung state).
Nam Kham Rumai is a different dialect from Lashio Rumai but comprehension is still good.
Myanmar (Burmese) script [Mymr].
Buddhist, traditional religion.