• PEOPLE NAME: YIL OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA


PEID: 10667

ROP: 111063

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Yil - (yll)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 5,600

Global Population: 5,600


PEID: 10667

ROP: 111063

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Yil of Papua New Guinea, numbering 5,600, 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 Yil. The primary religion practiced by the Yil is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.


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