Where on earth do they speak Asmat, Central?

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Language: Asmat, Central
Number of speakers: 7000
Language code: cns
Alternate names: Asmat, Central, Jas, Manowee, Yas
Where spoken: Indonesia

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  • Language classification: Trans-New Guinea, Asmat-Kamoro, Asmat
  • Dialects: Ajam, Ayam, Misman, Simai, Simay
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Papua Province. Casuarina coast areas. Asmat Regency; Sawa-Erma, Agats, Atsy, and Pantai Kasuari subdistricts. South coast from Owap river northwest to Farec river southwest, inland. Also, Mappi regency, Nambai and Edera subdistricts. Digul river delta area.