Yanomami-Yanomamo in Venezuela





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Global Prayer Digest: 2007-04-06
People Name General Yanomami-Yanomamo
People Name in Country Yanomami-Yanomamo
Population in Venezuela 20,000
World Population 22,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Eastern Yanomai, Guaharibo, Guaica, Yanomam, Yanomamo, Zamatali
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Amazon
People Name General Yanomami-Yanomamo
Ethnic Code MIR39d
People ID 15984
Country Venezuela
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Orinoco-Mavaca area. Eastern dialect in Parima Mountains, east of Batau River; Western dialect in Padamo River basin, Ocamo, Manaviche, and upper Orinoco rivers and south of Orinoco River up to headwaters of Marania and Cauaburi rivers, large villages in .   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Yanomamo (20,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Yanomamo 20,000

For Main Lanugage: Yanomamo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1961-1968)
New Testament Yes   (1984-2011)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Yanomamo
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
15.00 %
Ethnic Religions
85.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
Photo Source: COMIBAM / Sepal  
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