Burum, Somba in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Burum only in Papua New Guinea

Population

13,000

Christian

95.0%

Evangelical

21.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Burum
People Name in Country Burum, Somba
Population in Papua New Guinea 13,000
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Burum-Mindik, Mindik, Somba, Yaknge
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Burum
Ethnic Code AON10b
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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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Somba-Siawari 13,000
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Somba-Siawari 13,000
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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