Maxakali in Brazil

The Maxakali have only been reported in Brazil
Population
1,700
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Maxakali
People Name in Country Maxakali
Population in Brazil 1,700
World Population 1,700
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Caposho, Cumanasho, Kumanuxú, Macuni, Maxacali, Mônaco bm, Monaxo, Tikmuún
People ID 13600
ROP3 Code 106435
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 Minas Gerais and Bahia states: 160 km inland from coast. 14 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 Minas Gerais and Bahia states: 160 km inland from coast. 14 villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Maxakali (1,700 speakers)
Language Code mbl   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Maxakali
Primary Language Maxakali (1,700 speakers)
Language Code mbl   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Maxakali

Primary Language:  Maxakali

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1968)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1981)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
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Gospel Go World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Maxakali
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Topa Yõg Tappet
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 15.00 %)
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
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
75.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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