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Leco

A language of Bolivia

ISO 639-3lec

Population  20 (2001 S. van de Kerke). Ethnic population: 80 (Adelaar 2000).
Region  Lake Titicaca east; Apolo area; scattered on Mapiri-Kaka River in Karura, Candelaria, Tutilimundi and Uyapi; Coroico River in Trapichiponte in KeleKelera.
Language map  Bolivia, reference number 15
Alternate names   Leko, Rik’a
Classification  Language isolate
Comments  Some folklore, dances, and music preserved. Previously reported extinct linguistically. Nearly extinct.
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