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Tapiete, Guasurango in Paraguay

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,600 Nandeva Christianity 90.00 % 4.00 % No   

Tapiete, Guasurango in Paraguay

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Country: Paraguay
Continent: South America
Region: America, Latin
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Alto Paraguay department: northwest; Boquerón department: Toledo area; Presidente Hayes department: Barrio Obrero, Colonia 5, Laguna Negra-Belén, Laguna Negra-Canaán, Laguna Negra-Damasco, Laguna Negra-Emaús, Laguna Negra-Jerusalén, Laguna Negra-Ko Pyahu, Laguna Negra-Timoteo, Mariscal Estigarribia, Ñu Guasu, Pykasu, Santa Teresita-San Lázaro, Santa Teresita-Santa Elena, Santa Teresita-Virgen del Carmen, and Siracua.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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People Name in Country: Tapiete, Guasurango
People Name General: Tapiete
Alternate People Names:
ROP3 Code: 109843
Joshua Project People ID: 15265
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,600
Population all Countries: 3,200
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: South American Indigenous
People Name General: Tapiete
Ethnic Code: MIR39e
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Nandeva (2,600 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tpj    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity90.00 %(Evangelical: 4.00 %)
Ethnic Religions5.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small5.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant20.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic70.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 4   Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical
Bible Translation Status
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New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / VideoJesus Film
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Tapiete, Guasurango in Paraguay

Global                 Global
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    South American Indigenous     America, Latin    
      Tapiete Paraguay    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Tapiete, Guasurango in Paraguay          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Nandeva  
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