• PEOPLE NAME: AMANAB OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA

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PEID: 9679

ROP: 100249

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Amanab - (amn)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Evangelical Protestantism

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 8,600

Global Population: 8,600


PEID: 9679

ROP: 100249

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Amanab of Papua New Guinea, numbering 8,600, 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 Amanab. The primary religion practiced by the Amanab is Evangelical Protestantism, a worldwide trans-denominational movement within Protestant Christianity that believes the essence of the Gospel consists of the doctrine of salvation by grace alone, solely through faith in the atonement of Jesus Christ.


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