Wayana in Brazil


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Global Prayer Digest: 2010-05-17
People Name General Wayana
People Name in Country Wayana
Population in Brazil 400
World Population 1,800
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Alukuyana, Guayana, Oayana, Orkokoyana, Oyana, Roucouyen, Uaiana, Upuriu, Upurui, Waiana
People ID 15898
ROP3 Code 110731
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Pará state: Parque Indígena do Tumucumaque, and Terra Indígena Rio Paru D’Este, mainly on Paru de Leste river.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Brazil
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Pará state: Parque Indígena do Tumucumaque, and Terra Indígena Rio Paru D’Este, mainly on Paru de Leste river..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Wayana (400 speakers)
Language Code way   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Other People Groups Speaking Wayana
Primary Language Wayana (400 speakers)
Language Code way   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Wayana

Primary Language:  Wayana

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1970)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1979)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 20.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
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
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
70.0 %
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