Yirrk-Thangalkl ... around the mouths of the South and Main Mitchell Rivers; Yirrk-Mel ... to the south, around 10 km north of Kowanyama. The boundary of Kok-Kaper and Yirrk-Thangalkl/Mel runs south of the South Mitchell River ? but the people of that area were always "mixed" Kok-Kaper/Yirrk-Thangalkl, and nowadays their language identity is Kok-Kaper (Alpher 2007 p.c.).
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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).