Quechua, Ambo-Pasco in Peru

Joshua Project has identified the Quechua, Ambo-Pasco only in Peru

Population

111,000

Christian

95.0%

Evangelical

2.4%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Jessica Dooley


Where are they Located?

They are located in the Huanáco region of Peru.


What are Their Lives Like?

There are two different type of people, those that live in the city of Ambo and those that life in the surrounding villages in the mountains around the city. Those that live in the villages are mostly Quechua speaking and agricultural workers.


What are Their Beliefs?

As most Peruvians there is a strong Catholic presence, however; evangelicals are growing. Almost in every village there is an evangelical church and we are currently in the process of finding out the percentage of believers.


What are Their Needs?

Many of their needs are as simple as providing for their families, but more than that for the local pastors and their work in spreading the Gospel and planting churches.




Profile Source: Jessica Dooley

People Name General Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
People Name in Country Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
Population in Peru 111,000
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ambo-Pasco Quechua
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Quechua
People Name General Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
Ethnic Code MIR39g
Country Peru
Continent South America
Region Central and South America
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Huánuco Department, Ambo Province, Huacar, San Francisco de Mosca, and San Rafael districts. Pasco Department, Pasco Province, Chaupimarca, Huachón, Huariaca, Ninacaca, Pallanchacra, San Francisco de Asís de Yarusyacán, Simón Bolívar, Ticlacayán, Tinyahua

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Quechua, Ambo-Pasco (111,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Quechua, Ambo-Pasco 111,000
Category Resource
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language
Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
95%    ( Evangelical  2.4% )
Ethnic Religions
5.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
0.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
100.00%
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