Wounaan, Nonama in Panama





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People Name General Wounaan
People Name in Country Wounaan, Nonama
Population in Panama 7,900
World Population 12,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Chanco, Nonama, Waumeo
Country Panama
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southeast lowlands.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Woun Meu (7,900)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Woun Meu 7,900
For Primary Language: Woun Meu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1972-1982)
New Testament Yes   (1988-2011)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Ẽwandam Iek Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Hẽwandam Hiek Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Woun Meu Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.50 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
30.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
5.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
35.0 %
Roman Catholic
65.0 %
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