7,310 in Congo (2000). Population total all countries: 11,000.
Kouilou and Pointe-Noire departments, coast between Angola and Gabon borders, Yoombe Island; Niari department.
Civili ci Loango, Civili ci Moongo, Civili ci Waanda, Civili ci Yombe, Kotchi, Lindji, Woyo. A dialect subgroup.
All ages. Also use Kituba [mkw].
Ethnonym: Bavili. Christian, traditional religion.