Awiyaana, Auyana in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Awiyaana only in Papua New Guinea





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Main Language


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People Name General Awiyaana
People Name in Country Awiyaana, Auyana
Population in Papua New Guinea 16,000
World Population 16,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Auyana
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Awiyaana
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 10509
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Eastern Highlands Province, Kainantu, Okapa districts. 15 villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Awiyaana (16,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Awiyaana 16,000
For Primary Language: Awiyaana

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1980)
New Testament Yes   (1984)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Aú-aai símai kááisamakain-aai 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 20.00 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
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 %
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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