Palawano, Central in Philippines

Joshua Project has identified the Palawano, Central only in Philippines





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People Name General Palawano, Central
People Name in Country Palawano, Central
Population in Philippines 12,000
World Population 12,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Central Palawano, Palawanen, Palawano, Palaweno, Quezon Palawano, Taut Batu
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Filipino, Tribal
People Name General Palawano, Central
Ethnic Code AUG05
People ID 11130
Country Philippines
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country South Palawan island, west side from north of Quezon to just north of Rizal; Abu Abu area east side, mostly along upland rivers, with a few living along the coast.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Palawano, Central Palawano, Brooke's Point
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Palawano, Central Palawano, Brooke's Point
For Primary Language: Palawano, Central

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1959-1962)
New Testament Yes   (1964)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 13.00 %)
40.00 %
Ethnic Religions
60.00 %
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 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
100.0 %
Photo Source: Norm Rice  
Map Source: Mark Stevens  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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