34,000,000 (2000 census).
Java island, Jawa Barat and Banten provinces; western third of the island, though generally inland from north shore; across border, Jawa Tengah Province, Cilacap regency.
5 (Developing). De facto language of provincial identity in western Java.
Bogor (Krawang), Pringan, Cirebon.
SVO; prepositions; verb affixes mark person; 18 consonant and 7 vowel phonemes; non-tonal; stress on penultimate syllable; elaborate coding of respect levels.
Muslim, traditional religion.