Lokep, Siasi in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Lokep only in Papua New Guinea





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People Name General Lokep
People Name in Country Lokep, Siasi
Population in Papua New Guinea 3,000
World Population 3,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Siasi, Siassi
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Lokep
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 13148
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Vitiaz Strait, Siassi chain, 4 islands. Arop on Long Island and Crown Island, Madang Province, Saidor District; Lokep on Tolokiwa Island and the northwest tip of Umboi Island, Morobe Province, Siassi District.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Arop-Lokep (3,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Arop-Lokep 3,000
For Primary Language: Arop-Lokep

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1990-2003)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
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 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
75.0 %
Roman Catholic
25.0 %
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