1,000 (2011), decreasing. L2 users: 0. 200 monolinguals. Ethnic population: 1,000.
Papua Province, central highlands area, Puncak and Puncak Jaya regencies, between Van Daalen river to north and upper Rouffaer river basin.
SOV; postpositions; possessor before noun head; articles, adjectives, numerals, and relatives after noun head; question words initial in VP, final with demonstratives; 2 prefixes, 5 suffixes; bare-root with complex verbal morphology, switch reference and (or) delayed vs. immediate sequential, tail-head linkage; (C)V(C); final stress; nontonal.
Latin script [Latn], experimental usage.
Traditional religion, Christian.