Burum, Somba in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Burum only in Papua New Guinea

Population

12,500

Christian

95%

Evangelical

21%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Papua New Guinea
Continent Australia
Region South Pacific
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Morobe Province, Finschhafen District, Central Huon Peninsula, south of Cromwell Range, Burum River valley and west slopes of Kuat River. 30 villages. Many in towns, 1,000 in Lae, scattered in Port Moresby area. 3 airstrips: Ogeramnang, Mindik, Nomanene

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People Name General Burum
People Name in Country Burum, Somba
ROP3 Code 101782
Joshua Project People ID 11032
Indigenous Yes
Population in Papua New Guinea 12,500
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group Burum-Mindik, Mindik, Somba, Yaknge,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Somba-Siawari 12,472
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Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Burum
Ethnic Code AON10b
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Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
95%    ( Evangelical  21% )
Ethnic Religions
5.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
90.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
10.00%
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