Nduga, Dawa in Indonesia

The Nduga have only been reported in Indonesia
Population
16,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Nduga
People Name in Country Nduga, Dawa
Population in Indonesia 16,000
World Population 16,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Dawa, Pesegem
People ID 13294
ROP3 Code 107174
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 Papua Province, Jayawijaya regency, Tiom, central highlands, south of high ranges, south of Western Dani, north of Asmat. Scattered.   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 Papua Province, Jayawijaya regency, Tiom, central highlands, south of high ranges, south of Western Dani, north of Asmat. Scattered..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Nduga (16,000 speakers)
Language Code ndx   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Other People Groups Speaking Nduga
Primary Language Nduga (16,000 speakers)
Language Code ndx   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Nduga

Primary Language:  Nduga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1971-1992)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1984)
Bible-Complete No
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name New
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
85.00 %
Ethnic Religions
15.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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