L1 users: 36,000 (2003 GILLBT), increasing.
Northern region: West Gonja district; Upper West region: 18 villages south of Tumu.
Gilbagala, Pasaali. The dialect in Funsi Kundogo is predominant among the Paasaal villages.
SVO; prepositions; articles, adjectives, numerals after noun heads; question word initial; word order distinguishes object; ergativity; CV, CVC, CVV; tonal.
Latin script [Latn], used since 1995.
Traditional religion, Christian, Muslim.