• PEOPLE NAME: KARAWA OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA


PEID: 10035

ROP: 104653

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Karawa - (xrw)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 1,300

Global Population: 1,300


PEID: 10035

ROP: 104653

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Karawa of Papua New Guinea, numbering 1,300, 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 Karawa. The primary religion practiced by the Karawa is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.


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