Kewa, West in Papua New Guinea

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People Name General Kewa, West
People Name in Country Kewa, West
Population in Papua New Guinea 66,000
World Population 66,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Pasuma, West Kewa
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Kewa, West
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 15921
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southern Highlands Province, Kagua and Mendi districts.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kewa, West (66,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kewa, West 66,000
For Primary Language: Kewa, West

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2009)
New Testament Yes   (1973-2004)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Bible: Gotena epe agaa Text / Printed Matter
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 31.00 %)
100.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
30.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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