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Embera-Saija in Colombia



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Embera-Saija in Colombia map
Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
4,100 Epena Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 1.50 % No   

Embera-Saija 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:3
Location in Country:Cauca, Nariño, and Valle del Cauca departments: 2 separate areas on South Pacific coast.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Embera-Saija
People Name General: Embera-Saija
Alternate People Names:
Epera
ROP3 Code: 108522
Joshua Project People ID: 14644
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 4,100
Population all Countries: 5,200
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: South American Indigenous
People Name General: Embera-Saija
Ethnic Code: MIR39c
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Epena (4,100 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): sja    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity40.00 %(Evangelical: 1.50 %)
Ethnic Religions60.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent5.00 %
Protestant35.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic60.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have only a very small representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 2   Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1991
New Testament:
2005–2015Audio
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 RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Epena Scriptures
Text / Printed MatterBible: Tachi ak'õre pedee
Text / Printed MatterOneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Embera-Saija in Colombia

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