Nambikuara, Southern in Brazil

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People Name General Nambikuara, Southern
People Name in Country Nambikuara, Southern
Population in Brazil 1,200
World Population 1,200
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Kabixi, Nambikwara-Sarare, Sarare
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northwest Mato Grosso, along Porto Velho-Cuiabá highway about 300 km. 10 villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1972-1980)
New Testament Yes   (1992)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Txa²wã¹sũ̱³na² Wãn³txa² Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Nambikuara, Southern Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 30.00 %)
69.50 %
Ethnic Religions
30.50 %
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 %
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
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