Tagbanwa, Central in Philippines

The Tagbanwa, Central have only been reported in Philippines
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

The Tagbanwa are one of the oldest people groups in the Philippines. The Spaniards ruled them for some time.

The Central Tagbanwa live in the eastern and western coastal region of central Palawan in Aborian, Quezon and other places. They speak the language of Central Tagbanwa which could be going extinct. They also speak Palawano.

The Tagbanwa have their own religion and they believe that the living and the dead communicate with each other. They have four main gods and rituals are performed for them.

The Tagbanwa are monogamous and live in houses made of bamboo and wood. They make baskets, woodcarvings and mats which is their main income. They cultivate rice and mix it with sweet potatoes. They also gather and sell forest products and honey.

The Tagbanwa like music, dancing and drama as well as craft work.


Prayer Points

* Scripture Prayers for the Tagbanwa, Central in Philippines.

* Pray that Christians in other Tagbanwa tribes will lead the Central Tagbanwa to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials in a format they like will lead them to Salvation too.


References

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/tagbanwa people


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

Additional Info
Global Prayer Digest: 2018-06-14
People Name General Tagbanwa, Central
People Name in Country Tagbanwa, Central
World Population 4,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names Binga Tagbanwa, Central Tagbanwa
People ID 11139
ROP3 Code 101937
Country Philippines
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country South China seacoast, northwest Palawan Province, Taytay minicipality, Malipu bay area.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Philippines
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country South China seacoast, northwest Palawan Province, Taytay minicipality, Malipu bay area..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Cuyonon
Language Code cyo   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
Tagalog Tagbanwa, Central
Primary Language Cuyonon
Language Code cyo   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
  Tagalog
  Tagbanwa, Central
People Groups Speaking Cuyonon

Primary Language:  Cuyonon

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1939-1966)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1982)
Bible-Complete No
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Cuyonon
General Cuyonon Language Project
General God's Simple Plan
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.50 %)
5.00 %
Ethnic Religions
95.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
85.0 %
Map Source Mark Stevens  
Profile Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more