Vitu in Papua New Guinea

The Vitu have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
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Main Language
Largest Religion
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People Name General Vitu
People Name in Country Vitu
World Population 20,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Witu
People ID 15800
ROP3 Code 110581
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country West New Britain Province, Talasea district, Vitu and Mudua islands off northwest coast.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country West New Britain Province, Talasea district, Vitu and Mudua islands off northwest coast..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Vitu (20,000 speakers)
Language Code wiv   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Vitu (20,000 speakers)
Language Code wiv   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Vitu

Primary Language:  Vitu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (2001)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Vitu
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 18.00 %)
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
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Photo Source Dan 
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more