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Momina in Indonesia

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
300 Momina Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % No No   

Momina in Indonesia

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Introduction / History
The Momina people live in lowlands of Papua Province found just south of the main ranges extending from south of Silimo east. Elevations in this area range from 350 to 1900 meters. The Momina are nomadic and live in houses built on tree stumps lashed with vines and leaf roofs. They make their clothes from rattan and adorn themselves with nose bones and sticks. Their primary occupations are hunting, gardening, and fishing and their diet consists of yams, bananas, nuts, sago, and wild pig. Many Momina spend time smoking pipes or working on painted root shields.

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Country: Indonesia
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
Persecution Rank:49 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Papua Province, Jayawijaya regency, Samboka village: low hills just south of main ranges; headwaters area of Brazza and Einladen rivers.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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People Name in Country: Momina
People Name General: Momina
ROP3 Code: 106739
Joshua Project People ID: 13780
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 300
Population all Countries: 300
Least-Reached: Yes
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Bugi-Makassar of Sulawesi
People Name General: Momina
Ethnic Code: MSY44c
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Momina (300 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): mmb    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions100.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
Bible Translation Status
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New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
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None Reported
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Momina in Indonesia

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  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    Bugi-Makassar of Sulawesi     Asia, Southeast    
      Momina Indonesia    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Momina in Indonesia          
      Religion Language  
      Ethnic Religions     Momina  
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