Seluwasan in Indonesia

The Seluwasan have only been reported in Indonesia
Population
3,300
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Seluwasan
People Name in Country Seluwasan
Population in Indonesia 3,300
World Population 3,300
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Makatian
People ID 14836
ROP3 Code 108816
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 46  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southern area, Maluku Province, Maluku Tenggara Barat regency; Tanimbar island group, Yamdena island, southwest coast: Wermatang, Batu Putih, Marantutu, and Makatian villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 46  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southern area, Maluku Province, Maluku Tenggara Barat regency; Tanimbar island group, Yamdena island, southwest coast: Wermatang, Batu Putih, Marantutu, and Makatian villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Seluwasan (3,300 speakers)
Language Code sws   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Seluwasan
Primary Language Seluwasan (3,300 speakers)
Language Code sws   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Seluwasan

Primary Language:  Seluwasan

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 4.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
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 %
Map Source West Melanesia  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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