The data for Yinwum language and people are scarce. McConnel mentions the Yinwum and Nyuwathayi Y21 of the middle and upper Batavia River, who assembled at the McDonnell Telegraph Station with the Itinadyana Y17, Yaraidyana Y231, Lɔ.tiga Y12 and Tepiti Y15 peoples (1939:57). The Yinwum also met with the Tɔtj Y37 and the (M)beiwum Y41 on York Downs cattle station (McConnel, 1939:58). Hale incorporates language data from Yinwum into his discussion about phonological developments of some northern Paman languages (1976:7-40).
south of Moreton on the Batavia River and west to Cox Creek (Hale 1964). Upper Wenlock (Batavia) River south of Moreton (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).