• PEOPLE NAME: YAUAN OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA


PEID: 10658

ROP: 111001

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Bragat - (aof)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 1,000

Global Population: 1,000


PEID: 10658

ROP: 111001

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Yauan of Papua New Guinea, numbering 1,000, 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 Bragat. The primary religion practiced by the Yauan is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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