Wayuu, Guajiro in Colombia


Population
217,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Wayuu, Guajiro
People Name in Country Wayuu, Guajiro
Population in Colombia 217,000
World Population 632,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 3
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Arahuaco, Guajaro, Guajiro, Wayuu
People ID 11953
Country Colombia
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 46  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Guajira Peninsula, Caribbean coast   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Colombia
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 46  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Guajira Peninsula, Caribbean coast.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Primary Language: Wayuu (217,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: guc   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Wayuu (217,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: guc   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Wayuu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1944-1989)
New Testament Yes   (2002)
Complete Bible No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Wayuu
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
20.00 %
Ethnic Religions
70.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
10.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
4.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
46.0 %
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Map Source: Joshua Project  
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