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Kayan, Mahakam in Indonesia



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,100 Kayan Mahakam Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 2.00 % No No   

Kayan, Mahakam in Indonesia

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Country: Indonesia
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
Persecution Rank:30 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Kalimantan Timur Province, West Kutai and Malinau regencies. Area extends from Muller Mountains from south border northward, to within 25 km of Malasia, Sarawak State.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Kayan, Mahakam
People Name General: Kayan, Mahakam
Alternate People Names:
Mahakam Kenyah
ROP3 Code: 104778
Joshua Project People ID: 12590
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,100
Population all Countries: 2,100
Least-Reached: Yes
Engagement Status:Unengaged (per Finishing the Task)
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan
People Name General: Kayan, Mahakam
Ethnic Code: MSY44e
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Language
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Primary Language: Kayan Mahakam (2,100 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): xay    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity5.00 %(Evangelical: 2.00 %)
Ethnic Religions95.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant80.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic10.00 %
 
(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
Engagement Status:Unengaged (per Finishing the Task)
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
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Bible Portions: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
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Kayan, Mahakam in Indonesia

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    Borneo-Kalimantan     Asia, Southeast    
     
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      Kayan, Mahakam Indonesia    
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