Alacaluf, Kawesqar in Chile


Joshua Project has identified the Alacaluf only in Chile

Population

3,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Alacaluf
People Name in Country Alacaluf, Kawesqar
Population in Chile 3,000
World Population 3,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Kauescar, Kawesqar
Country Chile
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country West Patagonia, Channel region, Isle of Wellington off south Chilean coast, 49 degrees south. Center is Puerto Edin.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Qawasqar (3,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Qawasqar 3,000
For Primary Language: Qawasqar

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 9.00 %)
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
12.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
10.0 %
Protestant
2.0 %
Roman Catholic
76.0 %
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