Gira in Papua New Guinea

The Gira have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
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People Name General Gira
People Name in Country Gira
World Population 600
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names
People ID 11902
ROP3 Code 103383
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Madang province.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Madang province..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Madi (600 speakers)
Language Code grg   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Gira
Dialect Code 10248   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Madi (600 speakers)
Language Code grg   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Gira
Dialect Code 10248   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Madi

Primary Language:  Madi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (2011-2014)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 20.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.78 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
40.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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