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Bam in Papua New Guinea



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
4,100 Biem Christianity 80.00 % 28.00 % No No   

Bam in Papua New Guinea

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Country: Papua New Guinea
Continent: Australia
Region: Australia and Pacific
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:East Sepik province: Bam, Blupblup, Kadovar, and Viai islands east of Wewak.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Bam
People Name General: Bam
Alternate People Names:
Biem
ROP3 Code: 100918
Joshua Project People ID: 10611
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 4,100
Population all Countries: 4,100
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders
People Cluster: New Guinea
People Name General: Bam
Ethnic Code: AON09b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Biem (4,100 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bmc    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity80.00 %(Evangelical: 28.00 %)
Ethnic Religions20.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant90.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic10.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
 
 
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New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
None Reported
 
 
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Bam in Papua New Guinea

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      Bam Papua New Guinea    
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            Bam in Papua New Guinea          
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