Quechua, North Junin in Peru

Joshua Project has identified the Quechua, North Junin only in Peru

Population

74,800

Christian

99.0%

Evangelical

0.90%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


Introduction / History

The Quechua, North Junin of Peru have a population of 60,000. They are part of the Quechua people cluster in the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. This people group is found only in Peru. Their primary language is North Junin Quechua. The primary religion practiced by the Quechua, North Junin is ethno-religion, a system of religious practices closely tied to the identity of the ethnic group.


Where are they Located?

They are located in Central Peru, Junin state, Tarma and Huancayo.


What are Their Beliefs?

They have a strong Catholic background mixed with traditional Inca beliefs of spititualism, sacred places and nature worship.


What are Their Needs?

They need adequate health care, agricutural development, education and small business training.


Prayer Points

* Pray that Christian churches will understand the role of pastors and deacons as servant leaders.
* Pray for mission teams entering the region for leadership training.
* Pray for storying teams that will train introduce believers to chronological Bible storying for evangelism and discipleship.



Profile Source: Anonymous

People Name General Quechua, North Junin
People Name in Country Quechua, North Junin
Population in Peru 74,800
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names North Junin Quechua
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Quechua
People Name General Quechua, North Junin
Ethnic Code MIR39g
Country Peru
Continent South America
Region Central and South America
10/40 Window No
Location in Country North Junín Department, Junín, Carhuamayo, Ondores, San Pedro de Cajas districts, southeast of Pasco

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Quechua, North Junin 75,000
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Quechua, North Junin 75,000
Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
99%    ( Evangelical  0.90% )
Ethnic Religions
1.00%
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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