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Waray-Waray, Binisaya in Philippines

Waray-Waray, Binisaya

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
3,611,000 Waray-Waray Christianity 99.00 % 4.69 %   

Waray-Waray, Binisaya in Philippines

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Country: Philippines
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Eastern Visayas, all of Samar island, and associated islands, Samar, Eastern Samar, and Northern Samar provinces; eastern half, Biliran Province; Leyte Province, Leyte town east, Carigara bay, south to Tacloban, continuing along Leyte gulf shore south, inland area west to highlands.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Waray-Waray, Binisaya
People Name General: Waray-Waray
Alternate People Names:
Binisaya
ROP3 Code: 110687
Joshua Project People ID: 15864
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 3,611,000
Population all Countries: 3,611,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Filipino, Central
People Name General: Waray-Waray
Ethnic Code: MSY44q
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Waray-Waray (3,611,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): war    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity99.00 %(Evangelical: 4.69 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious1.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant5.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic85.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 2   Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1908-1962
New Testament:
1928Audio
Complete Bible: 1937-1984
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 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)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Waray-Waray
GeneralGod's Simple Plan
 
 
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Waray-Waray, Binisaya in Philippines

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