Bribri in Costa Rica





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People Name General Bribri
People Name in Country Bribri
Population in Costa Rica 15,000
World Population 16,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Country Costa Rica
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country South, Limón Province, Canton of Talamanca, along Lari, Telire, Uren rivers; Puntarenas Province, Canton of Buenos Aires.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Bribri (15,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Bribri 15,000
For Primary Language: Bribri

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1905-1997)
New Testament Yes   (2007-2010)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Bribri New Testament Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Tte Pa̱'a̱li̱ Me' Skëköl tö Se' a̱ Text / Printed Matter
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
93.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
2.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
17.0 %
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
48.0 %
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