Ama, Apaka in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Ama only in Papua New Guinea

Population

990

Christian

30.0%

Evangelical

19.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Ama
People Name in Country Ama, Apaka
Population in Papua New Guinea 990
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Abi, Aboa, Apaka
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Ama
Ethnic Code AON09b
Country Papua New Guinea
Continent Australia
Region South Pacific
10/40 Window No
Location in Country East Sepik Province, Ambunti District, Waniap Creek, south of Sepik River, south of Namia, Ama (Wopolu I), Wopolu II (Nokonufa), Kauvia (Kawiya), Yonuwai villages; all on hills rising from the swamp

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ama (1,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ama 1,000
Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
30%    ( Evangelical  19% )
Ethnic Religions
70.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
40.00%
Protestant
60.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
0.00%
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