10,000 (Ngoran 1999).
Littoral region: Nkam division, eastern Yabassi subdivision, extending to the Bandem river, and Nkondjock subdivision, Mbang district; Yingui subdivision, north of Yingui.
Reportedly related to Tikar [tik]. The Bandobo dialect of Tikar is very similar to Ndemli.
All ages. Also use Tunen [tvu].