Yamalele, Maiodom in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Yamalele only in Papua New Guinea





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Main Language


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People Name General Yamalele
People Name in Country Yamalele, Maiodom
Population in Papua New Guinea 5,900
World Population 5,900
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Maiodom
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Yamalele
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 15969
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Milne Bay Province, Bwaidoka District, west Fergusson Island.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Iamalele: Southern Yamalele
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Iamalele: Southern Yamalele
For Primary Language: Iamalele

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1976)
New Testament Yes   (1984-1999)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: The New Testament in the Iamalele Language of Papua N Text / Printed Matter
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
99.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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