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Tiwi in Australia

Tiwi

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,000 Tiwi Christianity 75.00 % 12.00 % No No   

Tiwi in Australia

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Country: Australia
Continent: Australia
Region: Australia and Pacific
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Northern Territory: Bathurst and Melville islands, Nguiu.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Tiwi
People Name General: Tiwi
ROP3 Code: 110090
Joshua Project People ID: 15506
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,000
Population all Countries: 2,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders
People Cluster: Aborigine
People Name General: Tiwi
Ethnic Code: AUG02
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Language
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Primary Language: Tiwi (2,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tiw    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity75.00 %(Evangelical: 12.00 %)
Ethnic Religions25.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent5.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic85.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1979-2000
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
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Tiwi in Australia

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    Aborigine     Australia and Pacific    
     
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      Tiwi Australia    
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            Tiwi in Australia          
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      Christianity     Tiwi  
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