Waimiri-Atroari in Brazil

The Waimiri-Atroari have only been reported in Brazil
Population
1,200
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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Global Prayer Digest: 2010-05-06
People Name General Waimiri-Atroari
People Name in Country Waimiri-Atroari
Population in Brazil 1,200
World Population 1,200
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Unengaged Yes (per Finishing the Task)
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Atroahy, Atroari, Atrowari, Atruahi, Ki’nya, Kinã, Kinja, Waimiri/Atroari
People ID 10480
ROP3 Code 100603
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Amazonas state: border area with Roraima state on Alalau and Camanau, Jatapu, and Jauaperi rivers. 24 villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Amazonas state: border area with Roraima state on Alalau and Camanau, Jatapu, and Jauaperi rivers. 24 villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Waimiri-Atroari (1,200 speakers)
Language Code atr   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Waimirí
Dialect Code 7331   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Waimiri-Atroari
Primary Language Waimiri-Atroari (1,200 speakers)
Language Code atr   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Waimirí
Dialect Code 7331   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Waimiri-Atroari

Primary Language:  Waimiri-Atroari

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions No
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
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
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
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