Wokam, Wamar in Indonesia

Joshua Project has identified the Wokam only in Indonesia
Population
9,800
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Wokam
People Name in Country Wokam, Wamar
Population in Indonesia 9,800
World Population 9,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Manombai, Wamar
People ID 15410
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 43  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southeast Maluku, Aru Islands, Manombai Strait (Sungai) area as far as Wakua, west coast of Wokam Island, from Wokam village south, 21 villages; Kobror Island, Benjina; west end of Barakai Strait, Maikor Island, Gardakau; east coast of Wokam Island, Kobam.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 43  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southeast Maluku, Aru Islands, Manombai Strait (Sungai) area as far as Wakua, west coast of Wokam Island, from Wokam village south, 21 villages; Kobror Island, Benjina; west end of Barakai Strait, Maikor Island, Gardakau; east coast of Wokam Island, Kobam.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Primary Language: Manombai (9,800 speakers)
Language Code: woo   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Manombai (9,800 speakers)
Language Code: woo   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Secondary Languages:
For Primary Language: Manombai

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.00 %)
60.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
20.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Map Source: West Melanesia  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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