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Gitua

A language of Papua New Guinea

ISO 639-3: ggt

Population 759 (2000).
Region Morobe Province, north coast of Huon Peninsula.
Alternate names   Gitoa, Kelana
Classification Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Western Oceanic, North New Guinea, Ngero-Vitiaz, Ngero, Tuam
Language use 70% of the ethnic group speaks Gitua. Most or some key domains. 30% of children. Positive language attitude.