Big Sepik in Papua New Guinea

The Big Sepik have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
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People Name General Big Sepik
People Name in Country Big Sepik
World Population 13,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Iatmul; Nyaura
People ID 10837
ROP3 Code 101423
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East Sepik province: Ambunti and Angoram districts, Sepik river, Tambunum to Japandai, Kundungay area villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East Sepik province: Ambunti and Angoram districts, Sepik river, Tambunum to Japandai, Kundungay area villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Iatmul
Language Code ian   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Iatmul
Language Code ian   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Iatmul

Primary Language:  Iatmul

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1965)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1975-2013)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
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Text / Printed Matter Bible: God Waa Nyaangɨt
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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