Rama in Nicaragua

The Rama have only been reported in Nicaragua
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Introduction / History

The Rama are a tribe living on the southeast coast of Nicaragua. Most speak Spanish. The tribal elders are the only ones who speak their native language Rama.


Where Are they Located?

They live south of Bluefields, the capital of the South Caribbean Autonomous Region on the southeast coast of Nicaragua. Most live on the island of Rama Cay.


What Are Their Lives Like?

Farming and fishing is their main source of food. They live in hut-styled homes.


What Are Their Beliefs?

The majority are affiliated with the Moravian Church, though they may still largely follow traditional beliefs as well.


Prayer Points

* Scripture Prayers for the Rama in Nicaragua.

Pray they would be open to the gospel and put their hope entirely in Jesus as their Savior.


References

Some information from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rama_people


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Rama
People Name in Country Rama
World Population 5,100
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Ramaquie
People ID 14516
ROP3 Code 108286
Country Nicaragua
Region America, Latin
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Atlántico Sur department: Rama Cay, 30-mile radius.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nicaragua
Region America, Latin
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Atlántico Sur department: Rama Cay, 30-mile radius..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language:  Nicaragua Creole English

Bible Translation Status:  Unspecified

Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.50 %)
85.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
5.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
Profile Source Anonymous  
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