Ata in Papua New Guinea

The Ata have only been reported in Papua New Guinea
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People Name General Ata
People Name in Country Ata
World Population 3,500
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Peleata
People ID 15882
ROP3 Code 110712
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East New Britain province: Mamusi-West Pomio RLLG; West New Britain province: Talasea district, inland from Bongula bay in Nakanai mountains.   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 New Britain province: Mamusi-West Pomio RLLG; West New Britain province: Talasea district, inland from Bongula bay in Nakanai mountains..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Pele-Ata
Language Code ata   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Ata
Dialect Code 15583   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Pele-Ata
Language Code ata   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Ata
Dialect Code 15583   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Pele-Ata

Primary Language:  Pele-Ata

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1992)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1999-2018)
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: Vaikala Noxou Lataua
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 16.00 %)
91.00 %
Ethnic Religions
9.00 %
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
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
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