Gawanga, Kwanga in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Gawanga, Kwanga only in Papua New Guinea





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Main Language


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People Name General Gawanga, Kwanga
People Name in Country Gawanga, Kwanga
Population in Papua New Guinea 800
World Population 800
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Apos, Gawanga, Kwanga
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Gawanga, Kwanga
Ethnic Code AON10b
People ID 11834
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East Sepik Province, Maprik District, beyond west boundary; Makru-Klaplei Division, Nuku District; Sandaun Province, east of Mehek. 40 villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kwanga (800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kwanga 800
For Primary Language: Kwanga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1982)
New Testament Yes   (1991)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Kwanga New Testament Text / Printed Matter
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
20.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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