Rossel Islander, Bou in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Rossel Islander only in Papua New Guinea
Population
6,700
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Rossel Islander
People Name in Country Rossel Islander, Bou
Population in Papua New Guinea 6,700
World Population 6,700
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Bou
People ID 14578
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Milne Bay Province, Misima District, Rossel Island at Calvados chain east end; 500 in Port Moresby and Alotau.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Milne Bay Province, Misima District, Rossel Island at Calvados chain east end; 500 in Port Moresby and Alotau.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map


Primary Language: Yele (6,700 speakers)
Language Code: yle   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Yele (6,700 speakers)
Language Code: yle   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Secondary Languages:
For Primary Language: Yele

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1982-2002)
New Testament Yes   (1987-1997)
Complete Bible No
 
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Scripture MP3 files - download
Text / Printed Matter Bible: The New Testament in the Rossel Language, also called
Text / Printed Matter Scripture text - download
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
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
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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