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Asmat, Central in Indonesia



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
15,000 Asmat, Central Christianity 80.00 % 8.00 % Not available Not available   

Asmat, Central in Indonesia

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Country: Indonesia
Continent: Asia
Region: Southeast Asia
Persecution Rank:38 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Papua Province, Casuarina coast areas, Asmat regency; Sawa-Erma, Agats, Atsy, and Pantai Kasuari subdistricts, south coast from Owap river northwest to Farec river southwest, inland; also, Mappi regency, Nambai and Edera subdistricts, Digul river delta area.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Asmat, Central
People Name General: Asmat, Central
Alternate People Names:
Central AsmatYas
ROP3 Code: 100563
Joshua Project People ID: 10458
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 15,000
Population all Countries: 15,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders
People Cluster: New Guinea
People Name General: Asmat, Central
Ethnic Code: AON10a
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Language
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Primary Language: Asmat, Central (15,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): cns    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity80.00 %(Evangelical: 8.00 %)
Ethnic Religions20.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant80.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic10.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1966-1976
New Testament:
1985
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Asmat, Central in Indonesia

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