Sakam in Papua New Guinea

The Sakam have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
Population
2,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Sakam
People Name in Country Sakam
Population in Papua New Guinea 2,000
World Population 2,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 14649
ROP3 Code 108532
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Morobe province: Kamdaran, Makwa, Sakam, and Tamunat villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Morobe province: Kamdaran, Makwa, Sakam, and Tamunat villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Kutong (2,000 speakers)
Language Code skm   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Sakam
Dialect Code 16195   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kutong
Primary Language Kutong (2,000 speakers)
Language Code skm   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Sakam
Dialect Code 16195   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kutong

Primary Language:  Kutong

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions No
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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