Wayana, Oyana in Suriname


Population
400
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Wayana
People Name in Country Wayana, Oyana
Population in Suriname 400
World Population 1,800
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 2
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Alukuyana, Guayana, Oayana, Orkokoyana, Oyana, Roucouyen, Uaiana, Upuriu, Upurui, Waiana
People ID 15898
ROP3 Code 110731
Country Suriname
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Marowijne district: upper Tapanahoni river; northwest of Trio [tri] language speakers.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Suriname
Region Central and South America
Continent South America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Marowijne district: upper Tapanahoni river; northwest of Trio [tri] language speakers..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language: Wayana (400 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: way   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Wayana (400 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: way   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Wayana

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1970)
New Testament Yes   (1979)
Complete Bible No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.50 %)
10.00 %
Ethnic Religions
90.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
75.0 %
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