Gwedena, Gweda in Papua New Guinea


Joshua Project has identified the Gwedena only in Papua New Guinea

Population

5,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Gwedena
People Name in Country Gwedena, Gweda
Population in Papua New Guinea 5,000
World Population 5,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Gvede, Gweda
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Gwedena
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 12016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Milne Bay Province, Rabaraba District, Goodenough Bay coast, inland between Mt. Gwoira and Mt. Simpson.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Umanakaina
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Umanakaina

For Main Lanugage: Umanakaina


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1987-1994)
New Testament Yes   (1999)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Iya Yonai Text / Printed Matter
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Anglican

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 28.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
90.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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