Desano in Colombia


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People Name General Desana
People Name in Country Desano
World Population 5,900
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Desano; Dessano; Winã; Wira; Wirã
People ID 11538
ROP3 Code 102530
Country Colombia
Region America, Latin
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 41  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Vaupes department: Vaupés river tributaries, Abiyu and Papurí rivers; Papurí tributaries Pacá, Macú Parana and others; Villa Fátima village and Acaricuara, Montfort, Piracuara, and Teresita missions.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Colombia
Region America, Latin
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 41  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Vaupes department: Vaupés river tributaries, Abiyu and Papurí rivers; Papurí tributaries Pacá, Macú Parana and others; Villa Fátima village and Acaricuara, Montfort, Piracuara, and Teresita missions..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Desano (3,600 speakers)
Language Code des   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Desano (3,600 speakers)
Language Code des   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Desano

Primary Language:  Desano

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1975-1981)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1984-2011)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Desano
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.00 %)
20.00 %
Ethnic Religions
80.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
90.0 %
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