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PEID: 10640

ROP: 110920

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Yagwoia - (ygw)

Alternate Name(s): Yeghuye

Primary Religion: Christianity - Protestant

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 17,000

Global Population: 17,000

PEID: 10640

ROP: 110920

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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

Overview: The Yagwoia of Papua New Guinea, numbering 17,000, 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 Yagwoia. The primary religion practiced by the Yagwoia is Protestant Christianity.

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