Baikeno in East Timor

Joshua Project has identified the Baikeno only in East Timor





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Baikeno
People Name in Country Baikeno
Population in East Timor 81,000
World Population 81,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Timor
People Name General Baikeno
Ethnic Code MSY44y
People ID 19523
Country East Timor
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Oekusi enclave separated from the rest of East Timor. Kais Metan in Pantai Makasar, Oesilu districts; Tai Boko in Nitib District. The 2 dialects comprise northern two-thirds of Ambeno; Uis Tasae in Pasab District, the southern third.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Baikeno (81,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Baikeno 81,000
For Primary Language: Baikeno

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2004)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
0.00 %
1.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
4.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
4.0 %
Roman Catholic
92.0 %
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