Ambai in Indonesia


Joshua Project has identified the Ambai only in Indonesia

Population

12,400

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Ambai
People Name in Country Ambai
Population in Indonesia 12,000
World Population 12,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Ambai
Ethnic Code AON09e
People ID 10274
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Yapen Waropen Regency, Yapen Selatan and Yapen Timur subdistricts. On Ambai Island in Cenderawasih Bay, south of Serui Island, along south coast of Serui Island. 10 villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ambai (12,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ambai 12,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1991-2003)
New Testament Yes   (2010)
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
30.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
75.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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