Baruya, Barua in Papua New Guinea


Joshua Project has identified the Baruya only in Papua New Guinea

Population

13,800

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Baruya
People Name in Country Baruya, Barua
Population in Papua New Guinea 14,000
World Population 14,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Barua, Usirampia
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Baruya
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 10697
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Eastern Highlands Province, Marawaka District.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Baruya: Wantakia (14,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Baruya: Wantakia 14,000

For Main Lanugage: Baruya


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1973-1980)
New Testament Yes   (1992)
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Gotɨyare Yagaala Mudɨke'
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter Scripture text - download
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 21.00 %)
97.00 %
Ethnic Religions
3.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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