Wahgi, Kumai in Papua New Guinea

The Wahgi, Kumai have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
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People Name General Wahgi, Kumai
People Name in Country Wahgi, Kumai
World Population 80,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Banz-Nondugl; Kumai; Mid Waghi
People ID 15818
ROP3 Code 110619
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western Highlands province: Minj district; Chimbu province: south of Wahgi river.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western Highlands province: Minj district; Chimbu province: south of Wahgi river..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Wahgi (80,000 speakers)
Language Code wgi   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Wahgi (80,000 speakers)
Language Code wgi   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Wahgi

Primary Language:  Wahgi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1966-1979)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1989-2001)
Bible-Complete No
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Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 29.00 %)
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
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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