Apurina in Brazil

Joshua Project has identified the Apurina only in Brazil





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People Name General Apurina
People Name in Country Apurina
Population in Brazil 7,400
World Population 7,400
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ipurina, Popengare, Popukare
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Amazon
People Name General Apurina
Ethnic Code MIR39a
People ID 10372
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Amazonas, Acre; scattered over Purus River from Rio Branco to Manaus.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Apurina (7,400)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Apurina 7,400
For Primary Language: Apurina

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1993)
New Testament Yes   (2004)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Bible: Teoso sãkire amaneri Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Apurina Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 20.00 %)
40.00 %
Ethnic Religions
60.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
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