Yupik, Pacific in United States

Joshua Project has identified the Yupik, Pacific only in United States





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People Name General Yupik, Pacific
People Name in Country Yupik, Pacific
Population in United States 30,000
World Population 30,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Aleut, Alutiiq, Kodiak Aleut, Pacific Yupik, South Alaska Eskimo
Affinity Bloc North American Peoples
People Cluster Inuit
People Name General Yupik, Pacific
Ethnic Code MRY40b
People ID 14248
Country United States
Region North America and Caribbean
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Alaska Peninsula, Kodiak Island (Koniag dialect), coast from Cook Inlet to Prince William Sound (Chugach dialect). 20 villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Yupik, Pacific Gulf (30,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Yupik, Pacific Gulf 30,000
For Primary Language: Yupik, Pacific Gulf

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
25.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
10.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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