Wayana, Oyana in Suriname



Population

420

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Wayana
People Name in Country Wayana, Oyana
Population in Suriname 400
World Population 1,700
Countries 3
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Alukuyana, Guayana, Oayana, Orkokoyana, Oyana, Roucouyen, Uaiana, Upuriu, Upurui, Waiana
Country Suriname
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southeast Suriname villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Wayana (400)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Wayana 400

For Main Lanugage: Wayana


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1970)
New Testament Yes   (1979)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.50 %)
10.00 %
Ethnic Religions
90.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
75.0 %
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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