Waris in Papua New Guinea


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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Waris
People Name in Country Waris
World Population 7,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names
People ID 15869
ROP3 Code 110693
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Sandaun province: Amanab district, Wasengla area.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Sandaun province: Amanab district, Wasengla area..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Waris (5,400 speakers)
Language Code wrs   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Waris (5,400 speakers)
Language Code wrs   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Waris

Primary Language:  Waris

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1987)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (2003-2016)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
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Text / Printed Matter Bible: Waris
Text / Printed Matter Scripture text - download
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
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
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
90.0 %
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