Wipi in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Wipi only in Papua New Guinea





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Main Language


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People Name General Wipi
People Name in Country Wipi
Population in Papua New Guinea 2,400
World Population 2,400
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bituri, Dongori, Gidra
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Wipi
Ethnic Code AON10b
People ID 11888
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western Province, east third of area between Fly Delta, estuary, and south coast.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Wipi (2,400)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Wipi 2,400
For Primary Language: Wipi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2003)
New Testament Yes   (2001)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Wipi Yɨt God ma Yɨna Sisɨl Yɨna Peba Text / Printed Matter
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 21.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
30.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: Peter Nagai  
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