Kosorong in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Kosorong only in Papua New Guinea





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Main Language


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People Name General Kosorong
People Name in Country Kosorong
Population in Papua New Guinea 3,200
World Population 3,200
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Kosorong
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 12810
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Morobe Province, Finschhafen District, central Huon Peninsula between the Kuat and Burum rivers, south of Mindik airstrip. 5 villages and 5 hamlets; Lae and other towns.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

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

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2003)
New Testament Yes   (2002)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Bible: Uumeleembaa buŋa tere soomoŋgo gbilia Text / Printed Matter
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 30.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
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 %
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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