Torres Strait Islander in Australia

Joshua Project has identified the Torres Strait Islander only in Australia
Population
6,800
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Torres Strait Islander
People Name in Country Torres Strait Islander
Population in Australia 6,800
World Population 6,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 15569
Country Australia
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Torres Strait Islands, towns on upper Cape York, some towns on north Queensland east coast.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Australia
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Torres Strait Islands, towns on upper Cape York, some towns on north Queensland east coast.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Primary Language: Torres Strait Creole (6,800 speakers)
Language Code: tcs   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Torres Strait Creole (6,800 speakers)
Language Code: tcs   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Secondary Languages:
For Primary Language: Torres Strait Creole

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1997)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
 
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Yumplatok Bible
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
30.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
20.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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