The following is the entry for this language as it appeared in the 14th edition (2000).
It was superseded by the corresponding entry in the 15th edition (2005). See also the corresponding entry in the 16th edition (2009).
SIL code: BOP
ISO 639-2: paa
|Population||175 (1991 SIL).|
|Region||Madang and Morobe provinces.|
|Classification||Trans-New Guinea, Main Section, Central and Western, Huon-Finisterre, Finisterre, Yupna.|
|Comments||People's second language is Tok Pisin. Passive bilingualism with neighboring languages. 40% monolingual.|
This web edition of the Ethnologue contains all the content of the print edition and may be cited as:
Grimes, Barbara F. (ed.), 2000. Ethnologue: Languages of the World, Fourteenth edition. Dallas, Texas: SIL International. Online version: http://www.ethnologue.com/14.