Information from: “Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 18th Edition” . Lewis, M. Paul, Gary F. Simons, and Charles D. Fennig · SIL International
60 percent certain, based on the evidence available
2,480 in Wasep Ngau, 2,060 in Wusyep Yihre, 1,210 in Wasep Yam, and 550 in Wusyep Tep (SIL)
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"Children understand; youth rarely speak Urat. All domains for the elderly. All age groups: to hide comments from outsiders, e.g. in disputes or accusations. Mainly adults."
OTHER LANGUAGES USED BY THE COMMUNITY
Tok Pisin [tpi]
Scripts (Writing system)
Papua New Guinea
"East Sepik Province, Dreikikir district, southwest of Wom, south of Kombio. 20 villages, several hamlets."
Information from: “Glottolog 2.3” . Hammarström, Harald & Forkel, Robert & Haspelmath, Martin & Nordhoff, Sebastian (2014)
Information from: “Sepik languages: checklist and preliminary classification” . Laycock, Donald C. (1973) , Wurm, Stephen A. · Australian National University, Research School of Pacific Studies, Department of Linguistics
20 percent certain, based on the evidence available