• PEOPLE NAME: BONERATE OF INDONESIA

Photo courtesy of Joshua Project.
Copyright IPN

Explore in Photos


PEID: 22795

ROP: 101593

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Tukangbesi of Sulawesi

Language: Bonerate - (bna)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Indonesia

Also found in:

Population: 13,000

Global Population: 13,000


PEID: 22795

ROP: 101593

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: No Evangelicals, Churches or Resources


Overview: The Bonerate of Indonesia, numbering 13,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Tukangbesi of Sulawesi people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Bonerate. The primary religion practiced by the Bonerate is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


Bible Translations: Not Available

Jesus Film: Not Available

Gospel Recordings: Not Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available