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Yagua in Colombia

Yagua

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,000 Yagua Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 2.00 % No   

Yagua in Colombia

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Global Prayer Digest: 2010-05-31
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Country: Colombia
Continent: South America
Region: America, Latin
Persecution Rank:30 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Amazonas department: Tucuchira river near Leticia.
(Source: Ethnologue 2020)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Yagua
People Name General: Yagua
Alternate People Names:
Yava
ROP3 Code: 110919
Joshua Project People ID: 15942
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,000
Population all Countries: 8,700
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: South American Indigenous
People Name General: Yagua
Ethnic Code: MIR39d
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Yagua (1,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): yad    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity5.00 %(Evangelical: 2.00 %)
Ethnic Religions95.00 % 
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 Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
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: 1964-1976
New Testament:
1994-2013Audio
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: Ju̱denu jto̱ nijya̱nvamyu
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Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Yagua in Colombia

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      Yagua Colombia    
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            Yagua in Colombia          
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      Ethnic Religions     Yagua  
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