Ziya-Mawae in Papua New Guinea

The Ziya-Mawae have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
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People Name General Ziya-Mawae
People Name in Country Ziya-Mawae
World Population 2,300
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Mawae
People ID 13596
ROP3 Code 106429
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Morobe province: Huon Gulf district, Morobe Patrol Post station near Waria river mouth; downstream from Oro province, Sohe district.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Morobe province: Huon Gulf district, Morobe Patrol Post station near Waria river mouth; downstream from Oro province, Sohe district..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Zia (2,300 speakers)
Language Code zia   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Mawae
Dialect Code 18715   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Zia (2,300 speakers)
Language Code zia   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Mawae
Dialect Code 18715   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Zia

Primary Language:  Zia

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1978)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1982)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Zia
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Tuwa Yesu Kristora bowi iwaing
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 22.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
40.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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