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Wayana in French Guiana



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,000 Wayana Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.70 % No   

Wayana in French Guiana

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Global Prayer Digest: 2007-04-27
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Country: French Guiana
Continent: South America
Region: America, Latin
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni district: southwestern border area, along upper Maroni river.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Wayana
People Name General: Wayana
Alternate People Names:
AlukuyanaGuayana
OayanaOrkokoyana
OyanaRoucouyen
UaianaUpuriu
UpuruiWaiana
ROP3 Code: 110731
Joshua Project People ID: 15898
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,000
Population all Countries: 1,800
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: South American Indigenous
People Name General: Wayana
Ethnic Code: MIR39c
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Language
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Primary Language: Wayana (1,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): way    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity20.00 %(Evangelical: 0.70 %)
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 only a very small representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
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: 1970
New Testament:
1979Audio
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)
 
 
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Wayana in French Guiana

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