Quechua, Ambo-Pasco in Peru

Joshua Project has identified the Quechua, Ambo-Pasco only in Peru
Population
114,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
Progress Gauge

Where Are they Located?

They are located in the Huanáco region of Peru.


What Are Their Lives Like?

There are two different type of people, those that live in the city of Ambo and those that life in the surrounding villages in the mountains around the city. Those that live in the villages are mostly Quechua speaking and agricultural workers.


What Are Their Beliefs?

As most Peruvians there is a strong Catholic presence, however; evangelicals are growing. Almost in every village there is an evangelical church and we are currently in the process of finding out the percentage of believers.


What Are Their Needs?

Many of their needs are as simple as providing for their families, but more than that for the local pastors and their work in spreading the Gospel and planting churches.


Profile Source:   Jessica Dooley  

People Name General Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
People Name in Country Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
Population in Peru 114,000
World Population 114,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Ambo-Pasco Quechua
People ID 10285
ROP3 Code 100275
Country Peru
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Huánuco Department, Ambo Province, Huacar, San Francisco de Mosca, and San Rafael districts. Pasco Department, Pasco Province, Chaupimarca, Huachón, Huariaca, Ninacaca, Pallanchacra, San Francisco de Asís de Yarusyacán, Simón Bolívar, Ticlacayán, Tinyahua   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Peru
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Huánuco Department, Ambo Province, Huacar, San Francisco de Mosca, and San Rafael districts. Pasco Department, Pasco Province, Chaupimarca, Huachón, Huariaca, Ninacaca, Pallanchacra, San Francisco de Asís de Yarusyacán, Simón Bolívar, Ticlacayán, Tinyahua.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language: Quechua, Ambo-Pasco (114,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: qva   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Quechua, Ambo-Pasco (114,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: qva   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Quechua, Ambo-Pasco

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1993-1997)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
 
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.40 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
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
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
100.0 %
Photo Source: Jessica Dooley  
Profile Source: Jessica Dooley  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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