Torres Strait Islander in Australia

Joshua Project has identified the Torres Strait Islander only in Australia

Population

7,020

Christian

70%

Evangelical

25%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Australia
Continent Australia
Region South Pacific
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Torres Strait Islands, towns on upper Cape York, some towns on north Queensland east coast

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People Name General Torres Strait Islander
People Name in Country Torres Strait Islander
ROP3 Code 110176
Joshua Project People ID 15569
Indigenous Yes
Population in Australia 7,020
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Torres Strait Creole 7,020
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Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster Aborigine
People Name General Torres Strait Islander
Ethnic Code AUG02
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Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
70%    ( Evangelical  25% )
Ethnic Religions
30.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
20.00%
Independent
30.00%
Protestant
40.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
10.00%
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