The Quechua, North Junin of Peru have a population of 60,000. They are part of the Quechua people cluster in the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. This people group is found only in Peru. Their primary language is North Junin Quechua. The primary religion practiced by the Quechua, North Junin is ethno-religion, a system of religious practices closely tied to the identity of the ethnic group.
They are located in Central Peru, Junin state, Tarma and Huancayo.
They have a strong Catholic background mixed with traditional Inca beliefs of spititualism, sacred places and nature worship.
They need adequate health care, agricutural development, education and small business training.
* Pray that Christian churches will understand the role of pastors and deacons as servant leaders.
* Pray for mission teams entering the region for leadership training.
* Pray for storying teams that will train introduce believers to chronological Bible storying for evangelism and discipleship.
|Profile Source: Anonymous|
|Region||Central and South America|
|Persecution Rank||Not ranked|
|Location in Country||Junin region: Carhuamayo, Junín, Ondores, and San Pedro de Cajas districts; Lima and Pasco regions. Source: Ethnologue 2016|
|Primary Language||Quechua, North Junin (76,000 speakers)|
|Language Code||qvn Ethnologue Listing|
|Written||Yes ScriptSource Listing|
|People Groups||Speaking Quechua, North Junin|
Primary Language: Quechua, North Junin
|Bible Translation ▲||Status (Years)|
|Bible Portions||Yes (1954-1989)|
|New Testament||Yes (1997-2008)|
|Possible Print Bibles|
|Forum of Bible Agencies|
|World Bible Finder|
|Resource Type ▲||Resource Name|
|Audio Recordings||Audio Bible teaching (GRN)|
|Audio Recordings||Online New Testament (FCBH)|
|Text / Printed Matter||Bible-in-Your-Language|
|Text / Printed Matter||Bible: Tayta Diospa Guepacag Testamentun|
|Text / Printed Matter||Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)|
|Religion Subdivision:||Roman Catholic|
|Major Religion ▲||Percent|
|Christianity (Evangelical 0.90 %)||
|Other / Small||
|Christian Segments ▲||Percent|