German in Brazil





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People Name General German
People Name in Country German
Population in Brazil 565,000
World Population 64,598,000
Countries 81
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names German, Standard, High German, Saxon, Transylvanian, Volga German
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster Germanic
People Name General German
Ethnic Code CEW19m
People ID 11871
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Widespread.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
German, Standard Portuguese
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
German, Standard Portuguese
For Primary Language: Portuguese

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1505-2004)
New Testament Yes   (1681-2004)
Complete Bible Yes   (1751-1995)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible Gateway Scripture Text / Printed Matter
Bible Visuals General
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: A Brazilian Translation Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Almeida Revista e Corrigida Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Nova Tradução na Linguagem de Hoje Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Nova Versão Internacional (Brazilian Portuguese NVI) Text / Printed Matter
Bibles, Bible League Text / Printed Matter
Cartoon Gospel tract Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
Fathers Love Letter Film / Video
Four Spiritual Laws General
God's Story Video Film / Video
Got Questions Ministry General
International Bible Society Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Portuguese Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime) Film / Video
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
78.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
22.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
3.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
2.0 %
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
45.0 %
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