Kovai in Papua New Guinea


Joshua Project has identified the Kovai only in Papua New Guinea

Population

6,610

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Kovai
People Name in Country Kovai
Population in Papua New Guinea 6,600
World Population 6,600
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Kovai
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 12819
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Morobe Province, Siassi District, Umboi or Rooke Island. 13 villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kovai (6,600)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kovai 6,600
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1993-2008)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 30.00 %)
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
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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