Sepik Iwam in Papua New Guinea

The Sepik Iwam have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
Population
3,800
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Sepik Iwam
People Name in Country Sepik Iwam
Population in Papua New Guinea 3,800
World Population 3,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 14860
ROP3 Code 108852
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East Sepik province: Ambunti district, Sepik river villages, lagoons north and south, Iniok village downstream to Leonard Schultze river.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East Sepik province: Ambunti district, Sepik river villages, lagoons north and south, Iniok village downstream to Leonard Schultze river..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Iwam, Sepik (3,800 speakers)
Language Code iws   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Iwam, Sepik
Primary Language Iwam, Sepik (3,800 speakers)
Language Code iws   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Iwam, Sepik

Primary Language:  Iwam, Sepik

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1971)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1989)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Yai Wɨn Kɨbiya
Text / Printed Matter Scripture text - download
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 20.00 %)
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
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
Photo Source Anonymous 
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