Pitilu, Pityilu in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Pitilu only in Papua New Guinea
Population
1,800
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Pitilu
People Name in Country Pitilu, Pityilu
Population in Papua New Guinea 1,800
World Population 1,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Leipon, Pityilu
People ID 14413
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Manus Province, Lolo village, Hauwai, Ndrilo, and Pityilu islands.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Manus Province, Lolo village, Hauwai, Ndrilo, and Pityilu islands.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map


Primary Language: Leipon (1,800 speakers)
Language Code: lek   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Leipon (1,800 speakers)
Language Code: lek   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Secondary Languages:
For Primary Language: Leipon

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 16.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

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