16,300 in Togo (2003 SIL). Population total all countries: 27,300.
Plateaux Region, Agou prefecture, south.
Lower Adele, Upper Adele. Intelligibility : 85%–90% between dialects, minor differences in tone and lexicon. Ghana and Togo dialects differ.
Latin script [Latn], used since 1986.
Ethnic group is Bedere. Different from Adere [add] of Cameroon. Traditional religion, Christian.