• PEOPLE NAME: BIAN MARIND OF INDONESIA

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PEID: 23017

ROP: 106338

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Bian Marind - (bpv)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 3,500

Global Population: 3,500


PEID: 23017

ROP: 106338

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Bian Marind of Indonesia, numbering 3,500, 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 Indonesia. Their primary language is Bian Marind. The primary religion practiced by the Bian Marind is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.


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