15,800 (Moore 2006). Ethnic population: 16,000 (2001).
Mato Grosso do Sul state: east of Paraguay river in Miranda and Aguidauana rivers area, 20 villages and 2 cities; some in São Paulo state.
Bilingual intercultural education has been implemented successfully in all municipal schools in the Terena region (Crevels 2007). Also use Portuguese [por].
Latin script [Latn].