PEID: 10211

ROP: 106541

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Mengen - (mee)

Alternate Name(s): Poeng, Mio, Pau

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 18,000

Global Population: 18,000

PEID: 10211

ROP: 106541

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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

Overview: The Mengen of Papua New Guinea, numbering 18,000, 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 Mengen. The primary religion practiced by the Mengen is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.

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