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Eskimo, Siberian in Russia

Eskimo, Siberian

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,700 Yupik, Saint Lawrence Island Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.80 % No No   

Eskimo, Siberian in Russia

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Country: Russia
Continent: Asia
Region: Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
Persecution Rank:41 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug, Bering Sea coast, Wrangel island; Providenie region, Chaplino, Novoe Chaplino, Provideniya, and Sireniki villages.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Eskimo, Siberian
People Name General: Eskimo, Siberian
Alternate People Names:
AiwanatSiberian Eskimo
SiorarmiutSt Lawrence Island Eskimo
ROP3 Code: 109544
Joshua Project People ID: 15084
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,700
Population all Countries: 4,900
Least-Reached: Yes
Affinity Bloc: North American Peoples
People Cluster: Inuit
People Name General: Eskimo, Siberian
Ethnic Code: MRY40b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Yupik, Saint Lawrence Island (1,700 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ess    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity2.00 %(Evangelical: 0.80 %)
Ethnic Religions88.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious10.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox100.00 %
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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Bible Portions: 1974-2007
New Testament:
Complete Bible: 2015
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
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Eskimo, Siberian in Russia

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  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    Inuit     Europe, Eastern and Eurasia    
      Eskimo, Siberian Russia    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Eskimo, Siberian in Russia          
      Religion Language  
      Ethnic Religions     Yupik, Saint Lawrence Island  
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