Where on earth do they speak Kankanaey?

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Language: Kankanaey
Number of speakers: 150000
Language code: kne
Alternate names: Central Kankanaey, Kankanaey, Kankanai, Kankanay
Where spoken: Philippines

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Philippine, Northern Luzon, Meso-Cordilleran, South-Central Cordilleran, Central Cordilleran, North Central Cordilleran, Nuclear Cordilleran, Bontok-Kankanay, Kankanay
  • Dialects: Bakun-Kibungan, Guinzadan, Kapangan, Mankayan-Buguias
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Luzon, north Benguet, southwest Mountain, southeast Ilocos Sur, and northeast La Union provinces.