1,450 (2010 census). Ethnic population: 6,000 (2014 NCRP).
Dagestan republic: Akhvakhsky district, Tlibisho and Tlissi; Tsumadinsky district, Gimerso, Khushtada, Kvanada, and Tlondoda; a few other communities.
6a (Vigorous). Statutory language of provincial identity in Dagestan Autonomous Republic (1994, Constitution, Article 10).
Kvanada-Himerso, Tlondoda-Khushtada, Tlissi-Tlibisho. Reportedly similar to Tindi [tin].
Home. Positive attitudes. All also use Russian [rus]. Also use Tindi [tin]. Also use Avar [ava], as a literary language.