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Chimila in Colombia



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,600 Chimila Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 4.00 % No No   

Chimila in Colombia

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Country: Colombia
Continent: South America
Region: America, Latin
Persecution Rank:47 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:5
Location in Country:Cesar department: Valle du Par minicipality; La Guajira department: La Jagua del Pilar and Urumita municipalities; Magdalena department: lowlands south and west of Fundación.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Chimila
People Name General: Chimila
ROP3 Code: 102122
Joshua Project People ID: 11341
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,600
Population all Countries: 1,600
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: South American Indigenous
People Name General: Chimila
Ethnic Code: MIR39c
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Language
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Primary Language: Chimila (1,600 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): cbg    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity45.00 %(Evangelical: 4.00 %)
Ethnic Religions55.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic90.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 2009
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
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Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Chimila in Colombia

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    South American Indigenous     America, Latin    
     
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      Chimila Colombia    
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            Chimila in Colombia          
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      Ethnic Religions     Chimila  
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