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Quechua, Ambo-Pasco in Peru

Quechua, Ambo-Pasco

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
118,000 Quechua, Ambo-Pasco Christianity 95.00 % 2.40 %   

Quechua, Ambo-Pasco in Peru

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Introduction / History
They are located in the Huanáco region of Peru.

There are two different type of people, those that live in the city of Ambo and those that life in the surrounding villages in the mountains around the city. Those that live in the villages are mostly Quechua speaking and agricultural workers.

What are their beliefs?
As most Peruvians there is a strong Catholic presence, however; evangelicals are growing. Almost in every village there is an evangelical church and we are currently in the process of finding out the percentage of believers.

What are their needs?
Many of their needs are as simple as providing for their families, but more than that for the local pastors and their work in spreading the Gospel and planting churches.

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Country: Peru
Continent: South America
Region: America, Latin
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Huanuco region: Ambo province, Huacar, San Francisco de Mosca, and San Rafael districts; Lima region; Pasco region: Pasco province, Chaupimarca, Huachón, Huariaca, Ninacaca, Pallanchacra, San Francisco de Asís de Yarusyacán, Simón Bolívar, Ticlacayán, Tinyahuarca, Vicco, and Yanacancha districts.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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People Name in Country: Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
People Name General: Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
Alternate People Names:
Ambo-Pasco Quechua
ROP3 Code: 100275
Joshua Project People ID: 10285
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 118,000
Population all Countries: 118,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Quechua
People Name General: Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
Ethnic Code: MIR39g
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Primary Language: Quechua, Ambo-Pasco (118,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): qva    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity95.00 %(Evangelical: 2.40 %)
Ethnic Religions5.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic100.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1993-1997
New Testament:
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Quechua, Ambo-Pasco
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Ambo-Pasco Quechua
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Quechua, Ambo-Pasco in Peru

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