Tobelo in Indonesia


Joshua Project has identified the Tobelo only in Indonesia

Population

34,300

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


No profile text currently available. Profile suggestions welcome. Submit a profile


People Name General Tobelo
People Name in Country Tobelo
Population in Indonesia 34,000
World Population 34,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Tobelorese
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Maluku-Northern
People Name General Tobelo
Ethnic Code AON09e
People ID 15521
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country North Maluku, north Halmahera Island, Tobelo, Kao, and Jailolo districts; Halmahera Tengah, Maba and Wasile districts; Papua, Sorong, north half of Morotai, coastal areas of Kao Bay and inland, Patani, Weda, Gane, Bacan, Obi, Ambon, Raja Ampat islands.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Tobelo (34,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Tobelo 34,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (1993)
Complete Bible Yes   (2002)
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
51.00 %
Ethnic Religions
30.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
19.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
15.0 %
Map Source: West Melanesia  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
Get Involved
Register ministry activity for this group

Copyright © 2014 Joshua Project.  A ministry of the U.S. Center for World Mission.