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Bukawa, Kawa in Papua New Guinea



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
15,000 Bugawac Christianity 99.00 % 16.00 % No No   

Bukawa, Kawa 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:Morobe province: Huon gulf coast. Central-Western dialect: Buhalu, Cape Arkona, Hec, Tikeleng, Wideru villages; Eastern dialect: Bukawasip, Ulugidu; South Western dialect: Asini, Busamang; Western dialect: Lae city villages.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Bukawa, Kawa
People Name General: Bukawa
Alternate People Names:
Kawa
ROP3 Code: 101717
Joshua Project People ID: 10995
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 15,000
Population all Countries: 15,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders
People Cluster: New Guinea
People Name General: Bukawa
Ethnic Code: AON09b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Bugawac (15,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): buk    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity99.00 %(Evangelical: 16.00 %)
Ethnic Religions1.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant80.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic20.00 %
 
(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
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1996
New Testament:
2001
Complete Bible: None Reported
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)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Anötö ndê Yom Lêŋsêm Wakuc
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed MatterScripture text - download
 
 
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Bukawa, Kawa in Papua New Guinea

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