Hewa, Umairof in Papua New Guinea


Joshua Project has identified the Hewa only in Papua New Guinea

Population

4,570

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Hewa
People Name in Country Hewa, Umairof
Population in Papua New Guinea 4,600
World Population 4,600
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Umairof
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Hewa
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 12089
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southern Highlands Province, Koroba District; Enga Province, Lagaip District; Sandaun Province, Telefomin District. Lagaip River area, mountains north of Duna [duc] and Ipili [ipi] areas, south of Lagaip River northward to Central Range high peaks (politi.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
People Group Map Hewa, Umairof in Papua New Guinea PDF Version



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Hewa
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Hewa
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1985)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
None reported  

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 26.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Map Source: Anonymous  
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