Yekuana in Brazil


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People Name General Yekuana
People Name in Country Yekuana
World Population 6,600
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Dhe'cwana; Maiongong; Makiritare; Maquiritari; Mayongong; Pawana; Soto; Yekuana
People ID 13527
ROP3 Code 106298
Country Brazil
Region America, Latin
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Roraima state: near Venezuela border, Terra Indígena Yanomami.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Brazil
Region America, Latin
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Roraima state: near Venezuela border, Terra Indígena Yanomami..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Maquiritari (500 speakers)
Language Code mch   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Maquiritari (500 speakers)
Language Code mch   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Maquiritari

Primary Language:  Maquiritari

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1957-1968)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1970)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
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 %
Photo Source Marcos Schultz 
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