The only data available on Yiman seems to be a word list by Meston (held in the State Library of Queensland).
Tindale (1974:171) provides its location but no other information.
Breen questions the classification of Yiman as a Maric language and calls it a Waka-Waka E28 dialect or group of dialects (2009:222-3).
Dawson River (Meston 1955). Upper Middle Dawson River from Bigge Range south to Great Dividing Range; east to Theodore, Cracow, and Cockatoo Creek; west to Baroondah and Durham Downs; at Wandoan and Taroom; on the Nimmi plain (Tindale 1974).
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Speaker numbers were measured differently across the censuses and various other sources listed in AUSTLANG. You are encouraged to refer to the sources.
Speaker numbers for ‘NILS 2004’ and ‘2005 estimate’ come from 'Table F.3: Numbers of speakers of Australian Indigenous languages (various surveys)' in 'Appendix F NILS endangerment and absolute number results' in McConvell, Marmion and McNicol 2005, pages 198-230 (PDF, 2.5MB).