• PEOPLE NAME: DUKE OF YORK ISLANDER OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA

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By Mark Trostle

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PEID: 9876

ROP: 102755

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Ramoaaina - (rai)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Protestant

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 15,500

Global Population: 15,500


PEID: 9876

ROP: 102755

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Duke of York Islander of Papua New Guinea, numbering 15,500, 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 Ramoaaina. The primary religion practiced by the Duke of York Islander is Protestant Christianity.


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