Moromiranga in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Moromiranga only in Papua New Guinea





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People Name General Moromiranga
People Name in Country Moromiranga
Population in Papua New Guinea 1,500
World Population 1,500
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Moromiranga
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 13821
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 (1,500)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Arop-Lokep 1,500
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 14.00 %)
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 %
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
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