Kenyah, Mahakam in Indonesia

The Kenyah, Mahakam have only been reported in Indonesia
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People Name General Kenyah, Mahakam
People Name in Country Kenyah, Mahakam
Population in Indonesia 12,000
World Population 12,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Mahakam Kenyah
People ID 12624
ROP3 Code 104839
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 38  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Scattered highland areas, Kalimantan Timur and Kalimantan Utara provinces; enclave in foothills area near Djempang, Melintang, and Semajang, northeast of Samarinda: Kayan, Mahakam, Upper Baram, Bahau, Upper Balui, Malinau, Belayan, Segah, Kelai, and Telen river areas, Pimping, Long Setulang, Batu Kajang, Long Uli, and Long Belua villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 38  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Scattered highland areas, Kalimantan Timur and Kalimantan Utara provinces; enclave in foothills area near Djempang, Melintang, and Semajang, northeast of Samarinda: Kayan, Mahakam, Upper Baram, Bahau, Upper Balui, Malinau, Belayan, Segah, Kelai, and Telen river areas, Pimping, Long Setulang, Batu Kajang, Long Uli, and Long Belua villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Kenyah, Mainstream (12,000 speakers)
Language Code xkl   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Kenyah, Mainstream (12,000 speakers)
Language Code xkl   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kenyah, Mainstream

Primary Language:  Kenyah, Mainstream

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (2011)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1978)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
75.0 %
Roman Catholic
15.0 %
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