Menya in Papua New Guinea

The Menya have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
Population
37,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Menya
People Name in Country Menya
Population in Papua New Guinea 37,000
World Population 37,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Menye
People ID 13680
ROP3 Code 106552
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Gulf province: Karema district, Naniwe area; Morobe province: Menyamya district, north Tauri river area and tributaries.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Gulf province: Karema district, Naniwe area; Morobe province: Menyamya district, north Tauri river area and tributaries..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Menya (37,000 speakers)
Language Code mcr   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Menya
Primary Language Menya (37,000 speakers)
Language Code mcr   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Menya

Primary Language:  Menya

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1995-2008)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (2017)
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 14.00 %)
99.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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