Sentani, Buyaka in Indonesia

The Sentani have only been reported in Indonesia
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People Name General Sentani
People Name in Country Sentani, Buyaka
World Population 42,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 2
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Buyaka
People ID 14856
ROP3 Code 108846
Country Indonesia
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 49  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Papua Province, Lake Sentani area, about 30 villages. Scattered in Papua and other parts of Indonesia.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Indonesia
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 49  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Papua Province, Lake Sentani area, about 30 villages. Scattered in Papua and other parts of Indonesia..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Sentani (42,000 speakers)
Language Code set   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Sentani (42,000 speakers)
Language Code set   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Sentani

Primary Language:  Sentani

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1982-1992)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1997)
Bible-Complete No
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Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
20.00 %
Ethnic Religions
80.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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