Rikbaktsa in Brazil

Joshua Project has identified the Rikbaktsa only in Brazil





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People Name General Rikbaktsa
People Name in Country Rikbaktsa
Population in Brazil 1,300
World Population 1,300
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Canoeiro, Canoeiros, Erigpaktsa, Erikpatsa, Orelhas de Pau,, Rikbaktsá
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mato Grosso, confluence of Sangue and Juruena rivers, Japuira on the east bank of the Juruena between the Arinos and Sangue rivers, and Posto Escondido on the west bank of the Juruena 700 km north. 9 villages, 14 settlements.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Rikbaktsa (1,300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Rikbaktsa 1,300
For Primary Language: Rikbaktsa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1977-1993)
New Testament Yes   (2000)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Bible: Deus Harere Aibaky Sesus mymyspirikpoko naha Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
90.0 %
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