Yanyuwa in Australia

The Yanyuwa have only been reported in Australia
This people group’s population is unknown or estimated to be extremely small. This people group may have assimilated into larger surrounding groups and may no longer be recognizable as a distinct group. To ensure every people group is represented, Joshua Project includes unknown and very small population people groups until on-site research determines they do not exist. More info at Small People Group Policy.
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People Name General Yanyuwa
People Name in Country Yanyuwa
Population this Country 200
Population all Countries 200
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Yanyula
People ID 15987
ROP3 Code 110979
Country Australia
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern Territory: Doomadgee; Queensland state: Borroloola.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Australia
Region Australia and Pacific
Continent Australia
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern Territory: Doomadgee; Queensland state: Borroloola..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Yanyuwa (200 speakers)
Language Code jao   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Yanyuwa (200 speakers)
Language Code jao   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Yanyuwa

Primary Language:  Yanyuwa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1980-1990)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Text / Printed Matter Bible: Yanyuwa YouVersion Bibles
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Religion Subdivision: Ancestor Worship
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.00 %)
15.00 %
Ethnic Religions
85.00 %
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
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more