Weli, Were in Papua New Guinea


Joshua Project has identified the Weli only in Papua New Guinea

Population

11,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Weli
People Name in Country Weli, Were
Population in Papua New Guinea 11,000
World Population 11,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Weli
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 15903
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Morobe Province, Wau District, Biaru, Waria, and Ono rivers' headwaters.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Weri (11,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Weri 11,000
For Primary Language: Weri

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1966)
New Testament Yes   (1984)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 23.00 %)
100.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
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
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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