• PEOPLE NAME: AMTO OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA


PEID: 9687

ROP: 100306

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Amto - (amt)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 500

Global Population: 500


PEID: 9687

ROP: 100306

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


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


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