Embera, Northern in Colombia


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People Name General Embera, Northern
People Name in Country Embera, Northern
World Population 44,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Choco; Embera; Empera; Northern Embena; Northern Embera
People ID 14017
ROP3 Code 107442
Country Colombia
Region America, Latin
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Antioquia and Chocó departments: Atrato river basin; also inland from Cabo Corrientes north to Jurado on Pacific coast.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Colombia
Region America, Latin
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Antioquia and Chocó departments: Atrato river basin; also inland from Cabo Corrientes north to Jurado on Pacific coast..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Embera, Northern (19,000 speakers)
Language Code emp   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Embera, Northern (19,000 speakers)
Language Code emp   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Embera, Northern

Primary Language:  Embera, Northern

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1972-2011)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1991-2011)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Embera, Northern
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Ãcõrẽ Bed̶ea
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.00 %)
11.00 %
Ethnic Religions
89.00 %
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
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Photo Source Lara Burchett 
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