Waima'a, Waimaha in East Timor

Joshua Project has identified the Waima'a only in East Timor
Population
20,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Waima'a
People Name in Country Waima'a, Waimaha
Population in East Timor 20,000
World Population 20,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
GSEC 0  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Uai Ma'a, Uaimo'a, Waimaha, Waimoa
People ID 15825
Country East Timor
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northeast coast Timor Island, enclave within Makasae [mkz]-speaking area.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country East Timor
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northeast coast Timor Island, enclave within Makasae [mkz]-speaking area.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map


Primary Language: Waima'a (20,000 speakers)
Language Code: wmh   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Waima'a (20,000 speakers)
Language Code: wmh   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Secondary Languages:
For Primary Language: Waima'a

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

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.50 %)
89.00 %
Ethnic Religions
11.00 %
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
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
95.0 %
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