L1 users: 150,000 (2007). Total users in all countries: 180,600.
Chittagong division: Bandarban, Khagrachari, and Rangamati districts.
3 (Wider communication). Largest and earliest language group to settle in the area. Used in Cox’s Bazar and Bandarban districts in religious ceremonies, market, stores, and churches.
Myanmar (Burmese) script [Mymr], used in India.
Buddhist, Christian, Muslim.