Isan in Papua New Guinea

The Isan have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Isan
People Name in Country Isan
Alternate Names Bongiman; Jopna; Yopno
Population this Country 9,400
Population all Countries 9,400
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
People ID 12259
ROP3 Code 104075
ROP25 Code 303243
ROP25 Name Isan
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Madang and Morobe provincial borders: Finisterre range.   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 and Morobe provincial borders: Finisterre range..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 23.00 %)
87.00 %
Ethnic Religions
13.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Primary Language Yopno (9,400 speakers)
Language Code yut   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Isan
Dialect Code 18604   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Yopno (9,400 speakers)
Language Code yut   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Isan
Dialect Code 18604   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Yopno

Primary Language:  Yopno

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1979-2004)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (2010-2015)
Bible-Complete No
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General Faith Comes By Hearing - Bible in text or audio or video Faith Comes by Hearing
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General YouVersion Bible versions in text and/or audio YouVersion Bibles
Mobile App Android Bible app direct APK download SIL
Mobile App Android Bible app: Yopno YouVersion Bibles
Mobile App iOS Bible app direct APK download SIL
Mobile App iOS Bible app: Yopno YouVersion Bibles
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Text / Printed Matter Scripture text - download PNG Bible Translation Association
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