Pawaia, Sira in Papua New Guinea


Joshua Project has identified the Pawaia only in Papua New Guinea

Population

3,130

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Pawaia
People Name in Country Pawaia, Sira
Population in Papua New Guinea 3,100
World Population 3,100
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Aurama, Sira
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Pawaia
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 14347
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Simbu Province, Karimui District; Gulf Province, Purari River near Oroi; some in Eastern Highlands Province.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Pawaia (3,100)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Pawaia 3,100
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1990)
New Testament Yes   (2000)
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
60.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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