• PEOPLE NAME: NGALUM OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA


PEID: 10301

ROP: 107235

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Ngalum - (szb)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism

Country: Papua New Guinea

Also found in: Indonesia

Population: 18,000

Global Population: 33,000


PEID: 10301

ROP: 107235

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Ngalum 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. Globally, this group totals 33,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Ngalum. The primary religion practiced by the Ngalum is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.


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