Baniwa in Brazil


Population
5,800
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Baniwa
People Name in Country Baniwa
Population in Brazil 5,800
World Population 9,400
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Banavá-Jafi, Banawá Yafi, Baniua, Baniva, Maniba, Nhengatu, Wakuenai, Walimanai
People ID 10657
ROP3 Code 100999
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: Middle Içana river.   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: Middle Içana river..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Baniwa
Language Code bwi   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Nhengatu
People Groups Speaking Baniwa
Primary Language Baniwa
Language Code bwi   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
  Nhengatu
People Groups Speaking Baniwa

Primary Language:  Baniwa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1959)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1965-1985)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
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
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
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