• PEOPLE NAME: KATINJA OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA


PEID: 20739

ROP: 115339

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Angal Heneng - (akh)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 2,700

Global Population: 2,700


PEID: 20739

ROP: 115339

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Katinja of Papua New Guinea, numbering 2,700, 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 Angal Heneng. The primary religion practiced by the Katinja is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.


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