4,000 (2016 LSDO), decreasing. Ethnic population: 20,000 (2016 LSDO).
Magway region: Htilin, Kyaukhtu, and Saw townships, 35 villages.
Northern Rungtu, Central Rungtu, Southern Rungtu. Lexical similarity: 94%–96% within Rungtu, 60%–66% with Rawngtu Chin [weu].
SOV; negation is marked after the verb.
Shifting to Burmese [mya].
Buddhist, traditional religion.