Koneraw of Indonesia
People Name: Koneraw
Country: Indonesia
Language: Koneraw
Population: 1,600
Unreached: No
People Cluster: New Guinea
Primary Religion: Christianity
% Adherents: 60.00 %
% Evangelical: 4.00 %
Progress Status: 4.0
Profile provided by:

Joshua Project
PO Box 62614
Colorado Springs, CO 80962
United States


Introduction / History
They primarily live by gardening in the swampland, and hunting and fishing in their coastal swamps. With their land at an altitude of less than 100 meters above sea level the Koneraw people can best be accessed by boat.

The people eat yams, sugarcane, bananas, yams, and coconuts. The Koneraw people have no gospel cassettes, films, or videos in their language.

The Koneraw are sometimes known as the Konorau people. They prefer to be called Koneraw. Waghamin is a dialect spoken by the Koneraw people.

Koneraw of Indonesia