Embera, Northern in Colombia



Population

18,600

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 52,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Choco, Embera, Empera, Northern Embena, Northern Embera
Country Colombia
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 25  (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



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Embera, Northern (19,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Embera, Northern 19,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1972-2011)
New Testament Yes   (1991-2011)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
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)

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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