Kayapo in Brazil

Joshua Project has identified the Kayapo only in Brazil

Population

8,280

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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Global Prayer Digest: 2010-05-16
People Name General Kayapo
People Name in Country Kayapo
Population in Brazil 8,280
World Population 8,300
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Caiapó, Mebengokre
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster South American Indigenous
People Name General Kayapo
Ethnic Code MIR39z
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mato Grosso, Xingú Park, south Pará, both sides of the Xingú River, west up to the Iriri and tributaries, and west bank to the Fresco and Zinho rivers. 14 villages

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Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kayapo (8,300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kayapo 8,300
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1975-1978)
New Testament Yes   (1996)
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kayapo
Scripture Scripture Earth Online Printed Bible
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Global Prayer Digest: 2010-05-16

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 35.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
30.00 %
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
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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