• PEOPLE NAME: ELKEI OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA


PEID: 9887

ROP: 102901

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Affinity Group: SEAP

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: New Guinea

Language: Elkei - (elk)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Papua New Guinea

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Population: 3,100

Global Population: 3,100


PEID: 9887

ROP: 102901

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Elkei of Papua New Guinea, numbering 3,100, 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 Elkei. The primary religion practiced by the Elkei is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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