Ganja in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Ganja only in Papua New Guinea





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Main Language


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People Name General Ganja
People Name in Country Ganja
Population in Papua New Guinea 5,500
World Population 5,500
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ganjawo, Kandawo
Affinity Bloc Pacific Islanders
People Cluster New Guinea
People Name General Ganja
Ethnic Code AON09b
People ID 18885
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western Highlands Province, Hagen District, upper Jimi headwaters, Mt. Wilhelm slopes.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kandawo (5,500)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kandawo 5,500
For Primary Language: Kandawo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1989-2011)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Bible: Kandawo New Testament Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Kandawo Film / Video
Scripture MP3 files - download Audio Recordings
Scripture text - download Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 18.00 %)
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 %
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
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