Tagbanwa

Language name and Autonym:
Aborlan Tagbanwa, Apurawnon, Tagbanua
Location:
scattered communities in Palawan, ranging from south to north of Puerto Princesa, on both sides of the island
Family:
Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian
Approximate Number of Speakers:
40,600 in Philippines (2000)
Population total all countries: 42,470
Status:
Stable

 

 

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