Xavante in Brazil

Joshua Project has identified the Xavante only in Brazil
Population
16,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
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People Name General Xavante
People Name in Country Xavante
Population in Brazil 16,000
World Population 16,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Akewen, Akwe, Awen, Tapacua
People ID 15433
ROP3 Code 110889
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mato Grosso. 6 noncontiguous reservations, 80 villages   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mato Grosso. 6 noncontiguous reservations, 80 villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Primary Language: Xavante (16,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: xav   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Xavante (16,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: xav   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Xavante

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1970-1993)
New Testament Yes   (2004)
Complete Bible No
 
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Xavante
Text / Printed Matter Bible: 'Re ĩhâimana u'âsi mono zadawa wasu'u
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 7.50 %)
60.00 %
Ethnic Religions
40.00 %
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
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
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