Yonggom, Yongom in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Yonggom only in Papua New Guinea





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Main Language


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People Name General Yonggom
People Name in Country Yonggom, Yongom
Population in Papua New Guinea 6,600
World Population 6,600
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Muju, Northern Kati
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Yonggom
Ethnic Code AON10a
People ID 16054
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western Province along Fly and Tedi (Alice) rivers and toward Lake Murray.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Yongkom (6,600)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Yongkom 6,600
For Primary Language: Yongkom

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1965-1988)
New Testament Yes   (2004)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Yonggom Film / Video
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 30.00 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
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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