• PEOPLE NAME: MEKMEK OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA


PEID: 10208

ROP: 106527

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Mekmek - (mvk)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 2,200

Global Population: 2,200


PEID: 10208

ROP: 106527

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Mekmek of Papua New Guinea, numbering 2,200, 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 Mekmek. The primary religion practiced by the Mekmek 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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