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Desano in Colombia



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,500 Desano Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % No   

Desano 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
Location in Country:Vaupes department: Vaupés river tributaries, Abiyu and Papurí rivers; Papurí tributaries Pacá, Macú Parana and others; Villa Fátima village and Acaricuara, Montfort, Piracuara, and Teresita missions.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Desano
People Name General: Desana
Alternate People Names:
DesanoDessano
WinãWira
ROP3 Code: 102530
Joshua Project People ID: 11538
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,500
Population all Countries: 4,800
Least-Reached: No
Engagement Status:Unengaged (per Finishing the Task)
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: South American Indigenous
People Name General: Desana
Ethnic Code: MIR39d
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Language
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Primary Language: Desano (2,500 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): des    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity20.00 %(Evangelical: 4.00 %)
Ethnic Religions80.00 % 
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
Engagement Status:Unengaged (per Finishing the Task)
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: 1975-1981
New Testament:
1984-2011Audio
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 / VideoThe Hope Video
Text / Printed MatterBible: Desano
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Desano in Colombia

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      Desana Colombia    
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            Desano in Colombia          
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      Ethnic Religions     Desano  
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