Baniwa in Venezuela



Population

690

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Baniwa
People Name in Country Baniwa
Population in Venezuela 700
World Population 6,300
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Banavá-Jafi, Banawá Yafi, Baniua, Baniva, Maniba, Nhengatu, Wakuenai, Walimanai
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Amazon
People Name General Baniwa
Ethnic Code MIR39a
People ID 10657
Country Venezuela
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Amazonas, between the Curipaco and the Guarequena, along the Colombia border.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Baniwa (700)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Baniwa 700
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1959)
New Testament Yes   (1965-1985)
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 9.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
30.00 %
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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