Punan-Nibong in Malaysia






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People Name General Punan-Nibong
People Name in Country Punan-Nibong
Population in Malaysia 3,900
World Population 4,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Penan
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Borneo-Kalimantan
People Name General Punan-Nibong
Ethnic Code MSY44z
People ID 14482
Country Malaysia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 37  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country 4th to 7th divisions, upper Baram and Balui rivers, Mt. Dulit area, 3 villages; Nibong branch of Lobong River, a tributary of Tinjar River.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Penan, Western (3,900)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Penan, Western 3,900
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1958-1967)
New Testament Yes   (1974)
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: New Testament

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
60.00 %
0.00 %
40.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %
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