Language Data

  • Alternate names: Bimu, Mbimou, Mbimu, Mbyemo, Mpo, Mpyemo; Also, in Cameroon: Bimu, Mbimou, Mbimu, Mpo, Mpyemo; in Congo: Bimu, Mbimou, Mbimu, Mbyemo, Mpo
  • Dialects: Bidjouki, Bidjuki, Jasoa, Jasua, Mpyemo
  • Scriptures published: None
  • Literacy: Also use Sango [sag]
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Central African Republic
  • Region: Mambéré-Kadéï prefecture: Gamboula subprefecture; Sangha-Mbaéré prefecture: Nola subprefecture
  • Also used in: Cameroon, Congo
  • Religion: traditional religion, Christian, Muslim
  • Number of users: 29,000 (24,000 in Central African Republic (1996); 5,000 in Cameroon (1991 SIL); )
  • Vitality: Vigorous

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)