• PEOPLE NAME: LANGAM OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA

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PEID: 10121

ROP: 105633

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Langam - (lnm)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 550

Global Population: 550


PEID: 10121

ROP: 105633

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Langam of Papua New Guinea, numbering 550, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the New Guinea people cluster within the Pacific Islanders affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Papua New Guinea. Their primary language is Langam. The primary religion practiced by the Langam is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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