Waia, Kenedibi in Papua New Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Waia only in Papua New Guinea
Population
4,300
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Waia
People Name in Country Waia, Kenedibi
Population in Papua New Guinea 4,300
World Population 4,300
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Hiwi, Kenedibi
People ID 15820
ROP3 Code 110621
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western province: lower Aramia river, Alagi, Galu, Saiwase, and Waya villages; Bamu river, Alikinapi village; lower Fly river, Kenedibi, Urio, and Wagumi-Sarau villages; Segero Creek, Segero village.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western province: lower Aramia river, Alagi, Galu, Saiwase, and Waya villages; Bamu river, Alikinapi village; lower Fly river, Kenedibi, Urio, and Wagumi-Sarau villages; Segero Creek, Segero village..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Tabo (4,300 speakers)
Language Code knv   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Tabo
Primary Language Tabo (4,300 speakers)
Language Code knv   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Tabo

Primary Language:  Tabo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1990-2002)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (2006)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Godokono Hido Tabo
Text / Printed Matter Bible: The New Testament in the Fly River dialect of the Tab
Text / Printed Matter Scripture text - download
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 7.00 %)
60.00 %
Ethnic Religions
40.00 %
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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