Pawaia, Sira in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Pawaia only in Papua New Guinea
Population
3,200
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Pawaia
People Name in Country Pawaia, Sira
Population in Papua New Guinea 3,200
World Population 3,200
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Aurama, Sira
People ID 14347
ROP3 Code 107953
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Chimbu province: Karimui district; Eastern Highlands province: Lufa and Okapa districts, Lamari river; Gulf province: Baimuru RLLG, Purari river near Oroi.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Chimbu province: Karimui district; Eastern Highlands province: Lufa and Okapa districts, Lamari river; Gulf province: Baimuru RLLG, Purari river near Oroi..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Pawaia (3,200 speakers)
Language Code pwa   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Pawaia
Primary Language Pawaia (3,200 speakers)
Language Code pwa   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Pawaia

Primary Language:  Pawaia

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1990)
New Testament Yes   (2000)
Complete Bible No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
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
60.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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