Baniwa in Brazil


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People Name General Baniwa
People Name in Country Baniwa
World Population 8,900
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Banavá-Jafi; Banawá Yafi; Baniua; Baniva; Maniba; Nhengatu; Wakuenai; Walimanai
People ID 10657
ROP3 Code 100999
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: Içana, Lower Vaupés, and Negro river areas.   Source:  Ethnologue 2018
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: Içana, Lower Vaupés, and Negro river areas..   Source:  Ethnologue 2018

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Primary Language Baniwa
Language Code bwi   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Nhengatu
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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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 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more