Embera, Northern in Colombia


Population
19,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Embera, Northern
People Name in Country Embera, Northern
Population in Colombia 19,000
World Population 53,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Choco, Embera, Empera, Northern Embena, Northern Embera
People ID 14017
Country Colombia
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 46  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Atrato River basin in Chocó Department, Pacific coastal rivers from Cabo Corrientes, to Antioquia (Rio Verde) Department.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Colombia
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 46  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Atrato River basin in Chocó Department, Pacific coastal rivers from Cabo Corrientes, to Antioquia (Rio Verde) Department.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map


Primary Language: Embera, Northern (19,000 speakers)
Language Code: emp   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Embera, Northern (19,000 speakers)
Language Code: emp   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Secondary Languages:
For Primary Language: Embera, Northern

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1972-2011)
New Testament Yes   (1991-2011)
Complete Bible No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Embera, Northern
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Ãcõrẽ Bed̶ea
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.00 %)
11.00 %
Ethnic Religions
89.00 %
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
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Photo Source: Lara Burchett  
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