Warao in Suriname


Population
500
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Warao
People Name in Country Warao
Population in Suriname 500
World Population 54,600
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
Alternate Names Guarao, Warrau
People ID 15863
ROP3 Code 110685
Country Suriname
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Nickerie district: near Guyana border.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Suriname
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Nickerie district: near Guyana border..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Warao (500 speakers)
Language Code wba   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Warao
Primary Language Warao (500 speakers)
Language Code wba   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Warao

Primary Language:  Warao

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1960-1996)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1974–2004)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Warao
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
55.00 %
Ethnic Religions
45.00 %
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
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
90.0 %
Photo Source Katepalitava  
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