Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African
People Cluster: Bantu, Northwest
Language: Kélé - (keb)
Alternate Name(s): Akele, Dikele, Kili, Western Kele.
Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism
Also found in: Congo (Brazzaville)
Global Population: 51,900
Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached
Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical
Overview: The Kele of Gabon, numbering 1,400, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Northwest people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 51,900 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Kélé. The primary religion practiced by the Kele is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.
Bible Translations: Available
Jesus Film: Not Available
Gospel Recordings: Available
Radio Broadcast: Not Available