Xavante in Brazil


Joshua Project has identified the Xavante only in Brazil

Population

15,200

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Xavante
People Name in Country Xavante
Population in Brazil 15,000
World Population 15,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names A’uwe autodenominação, Akewen, Akwe, Awen, Tapacua
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster South American Indigenous
People Name General Xavante
Ethnic Code MIR39d
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mato Grosso. 6 noncontiguous reservations, 80 villages.   Source: Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Xavante (15,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Xavante 15,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1970-1993)
New Testament Yes   (2004)
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Xavante
Scripture Scripture Earth Online Printed Bible

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 7.50 %)
60.00 %
Ethnic Religions
40.00 %
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
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
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