Wasambu in Papua New Guinea

The Wasambu have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
Population
1,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Wasambu
People Name in Country Wasambu
Population in Papua New Guinea 1,000
World Population 1,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
Alternate Names
People ID 15879
ROP3 Code 110708
Country Papua New Guinea
Region South Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East Sepik province: Maprik district, beyond west boundary; Makru-Klaplei division, Nuku district; Sandaun province: east of Mehek. 40 villages.   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: Maprik district, beyond west boundary; Makru-Klaplei division, Nuku district; Sandaun province: east of Mehek. 40 villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Kwanga (1,000 speakers)
Language Code kwj   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Wasambu
Dialect Code 18218   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kwanga
Primary Language Kwanga (1,000 speakers)
Language Code kwj   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Wasambu
Dialect Code 18218   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kwanga

Primary Language:  Kwanga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1982)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1991)
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: Kwanga New Testament
Text / Printed Matter Scripture text - download
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 27.00 %)
100.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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