Palenquero in Colombia

The Palenquero have only been reported in Colombia
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People Name General Palenquero
People Name in Country Palenquero
World Population 3,600
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Palenquero Bush Negro
People ID 14275
ROP3 Code 107782
Country Colombia
Region Latin America
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 Atlántico department: border area and 2 neighborhoods in Barranquilla; Bolivar department: San Basilio de Palenque village southeast of Cartagena.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Colombia
Region Latin America
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 Atlántico department: border area and 2 neighborhoods in Barranquilla; Bolivar department: San Basilio de Palenque village southeast of Cartagena..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Palenquero (3,600 speakers)
Language Code pln   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Palenquero (3,600 speakers)
Language Code pln   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Palenquero

Primary Language:  Palenquero

Bible Translation Status:  Translation Needed

Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.00 %)
97.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
3.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
5.0 %
Protestant
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
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