Wichi, Pilcomayo Mataco in Argentina

The Wichi, Mataco have only been reported in Argentina
Population
43,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Wichi, Mataco
People Name in Country Wichi, Pilcomayo Mataco
Population in Argentina 43,000
World Population 43,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Mataco, Pilcomayo Mataco
People ID 14392
ROP3 Code 108031
Country Argentina
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Formosa and Salta provinces: Pilcomayo river right bank, near Bolivia border.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Argentina
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Formosa and Salta provinces: Pilcomayo river right bank, near Bolivia border..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Wichi Lhamtes Guisnay (43,000 speakers)
Language Code mzh   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Wichi Lhamtes Guisnay
Primary Language Wichi Lhamtes Guisnay (43,000 speakers)
Language Code mzh   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Wichi Lhamtes Guisnay

Primary Language:  Wichi Lhamtes Guisnay

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes
Bible-New Testament Yes
Bible-Complete Yes   (2002)
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum of Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Wichi Bible
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Anglican
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 28.00 %)
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
70.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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