L1 users: 780 (2000 census).
Madang province: Bongu, Buan, Songum, and Wongbe villages inland and south.
Vigorous. All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use Tok Pisin [tpi], especially those aged 5–45 when speaking with outsiders.
Latin script [Latn].
Songum is a village name, ‘Sam’, language.