Wom in Papua New Guinea

The Wom have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
Population
6,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Wom
People Name in Country Wom
Population in Papua New Guinea 6,000
World Population 6,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Wam
People ID 19112
ROP3 Code 114891
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, east of Wara Sikau; Dreikikir district, west of Maprik; Torricelli mountain foothills. 12 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, east of Wara Sikau; Dreikikir district, west of Maprik; Torricelli mountain foothills. 12 villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Wom
Language Code wmo   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Wom
People Groups Speaking Wom
Primary Language Wom
Language Code wmo   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
  Wom
People Groups Speaking Wom

Primary Language:  Wom

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions No
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 17.00 %)
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
25.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
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