Waimiri-Atroari in Brazil

The Waimiri-Atroari have only been reported in Brazil
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Additional Info
Global Prayer Digest: 2010-05-06
People Name General Waimiri-Atroari
People Name in Country Waimiri-Atroari
World Population 2,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Unengaged Yes (per Finishing the Task)
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Atroahy; Atroari; Atrowari; Atruahi; Ki’nya; Kinã; Kinja; Waimiri/Atroari
People ID 10480
ROP3 Code 100603
Country Brazil
Region America, Latin
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 America, Latin
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 (2,000 speakers)
Language Code atr   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Waimirí
Dialect Code 7331   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Waimiri-Atroari (2,000 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:  Translation Needed

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 %
Photo Source Anonymous 
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