Motu in Papua New Guinea


Joshua Project has identified the Motu only in Papua New Guinea

Population

47,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Motu
People Name in Country Motu
Population in Papua New Guinea 47,000
World Population 47,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Motu
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 13834
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Central Province, Port Moresby area, coastal villages from Manumanu, Galley Reach, to GabaGaba (Kapakapa).   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



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

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1882-1964)
New Testament Yes   (1891-1964)
Complete Bible Yes   (1973)
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Gods Simple Plan General
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
100.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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