Sangir, Siau in Indonesia

Joshua Project has identified the Sangir, Siau only in Indonesia





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Main Language


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People Name General Sangir, Siau
People Name in Country Sangir, Siau
Population in Indonesia 77,000
World Population 77,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Siau Sanginese, Siau Sangirese
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country North Sulawesi, Great Sangir Island; north Maluku.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sangir: Siau (77,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sangir: Siau 77,000
For Primary Language: Sangir

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1875-1999)
New Testament Yes   (1883-1994)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Sangir Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.20 %)
55.00 %
Ethnic Religions
45.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
15.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
15.0 %
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