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Mentawaian, Siberut in Indonesia

Mentawaian, Siberut

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
76,000 Mentawai Christianity 80.00 % 8.00 % Not available   

Mentawaian, Siberut in Indonesia

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Country: Indonesia
Continent: Asia
Region: Southeast Asia
Persecution Rank:46 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Sumatra island, Sumatera Barat Province; Mentawai islands, across from Padang city.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Mentawaian, Siberut
People Name General: Mentawaian
Alternate People Names:
MentawaiSiberut
ROP3 Code: 106551
Joshua Project People ID: 13679
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 76,000
Population all Countries: 76,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Batak-Nias of Sumatra
People Name General: Mentawaian
Ethnic Code: MSY44b
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Language
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Primary Language: Mentawai (76,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): mwv    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 %
Protestant70.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic20.00 %
 
(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: 1911-1955
New Testament:
1987-1996Audio
Complete Bible: 2015
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
 
 
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Mentawaian, Siberut in Indonesia

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