Bekpak, Kpa, Rikpa’, Ripey
60,000 (1991 UBS).
Centre region: Mbam-and-Inoubou division, Kon-Yambetta, Kiiki, and Bafia subdivisions, north of the Sanaga river.
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: High rate in French [fra]. Bafia is little used, but there are members of the community who are trying to revise the orthography and get literacy programmes started. NT: 1996.
Latin script [Latn].
Ethnic autonym: Bekpak.