Ambonese in Indonesia



Population

304,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Ambonese
People Name in Country Ambonese
Population in Indonesia 304,000
World Population 354,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ambon, Malay Ambonese, Moluccan
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Maluku-Central
People Name General Ambonese
Ethnic Code AON09e
People ID 10284
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 Central Maluku, Ambon, Haruku, Nusa Laut, Saparua Islands, along the coastal areas of Seram, and south Maluku.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Malay, Ambonese: Ambonese Muna
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Malay, Ambonese: Ambonese Muna
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2007-2010)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 40.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
30.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Photo Source: Anonymous  
Map Source: West Melanesia  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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