Yapese in Micronesia, Federated States



Population

8,400

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Yapese
People Name in Country Yapese
Population in Micronesia, Federated States 8,400
World Population 9,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster Micronesian
People Name General Yapese
Ethnic Code MPY54g
People ID 15989
Country Micronesia, Federated States
Region South Pacific
Continent Oceania
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Caroline Islands, Yap Island, 10 islands.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Yapese (8,400)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Yapese 8,400
For Primary Language: Yapese

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (1973)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 22.00 %)
84.50 %
Ethnic Religions
15.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.50 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
5.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
85.0 %
Photo Source: Cecilia Tinag  
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