40,000 (2001 L. Baird). Ethnic population: 40,000.
Nusa Tenggara Timur province: 4 villages on south central Flores island.
None known. Reportedly distinct from but most similar to Nage [nxe].
SVO; isolating language; 4-way phonemic stop distinction.
All domains, ceremonies, personal letter-writing. All ages.
Latin script [Latn], limited usage.
People and language are both called Ke’o. Muslim, Christian, traditional religion.