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Hiri Motu in Papua New Guinea



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
10,000 Motu, Hiri Christianity 91.00 % 31.00 %   

Hiri Motu in Papua New Guinea

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Country: Papua New Guinea
Continent: Australia
Region: Australia and Pacific
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Central and Gulf provinces: concentrated in Port Moresby area; widely scattered elsewhere: Oro, Milne Bay and Western provinces.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Hiri Motu
People Name General: Hiri Motu
ROP3 Code: 103837
Joshua Project People ID: 12108
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 10,000
Population all Countries: 10,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders
People Cluster: New Guinea
People Name General: Hiri Motu
Ethnic Code: AON09b
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Language
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Primary Language: Motu, Hiri
Language Code (ISO): hmo    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Hiri Motu
Dialect Code:379
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity91.00 %(Evangelical: 31.00 %)
Ethnic Religions9.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent40.00 %
Protestant60.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(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: 1964
New Testament:
1982-2010Audio
Complete Bible: 1994
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 / VideoJesus Film: view in Motu, Hiri
Text / Printed MatterScripture text - download
 
 
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Hiri Motu in Papua New Guinea

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    New Guinea     Australia and Pacific    
     
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      Hiri Motu Papua New Guinea    
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            Hiri Motu in Papua New Guinea          
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      Christianity     Motu, Hiri  
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