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Tapiete in Bolivia

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
40 Nandeva Christianity 80.00 % 3.00 % No No   

Tapiete in Bolivia

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Country: Bolivia
Continent: South America
Region: America, Latin
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
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
People Name General: Tapiete
Alternate People Names:
ROP3 Code: 109843
Joshua Project People ID: 15265
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 40 (Reported)
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 (40 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tpj    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Tapiete
Dialect Code:17207
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity80.00 %(Evangelical: 3.00 %)
Ethnic Religions20.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant5.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic95.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
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Tapiete in Bolivia

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