Amele, Amere in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Amele only in Papua New Guinea





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People Name General Amele
People Name in Country Amele, Amere
Population in Papua New Guinea 11,000
World Population 11,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Amale, Amere
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Amele
Ethnic Code AON10b
People ID 10290
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Madang Province, Madang District, hills up from Astrolabe Bay, between Gum and Gogol rivers. 40 hamlets.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Amele: Huar
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Amele: Huar
For Primary Language: Amele

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1952-1989)
New Testament Yes   (1997)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Bal cehec je haun Text / Printed Matter
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 24.00 %)
100.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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