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  • PEOPLE NAME: URU-EU-WAU-WAU OF BRAZIL

* Representative photo. Actual image is of the Mbya of Paraguay people group. Credit: Richard Perik

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PEID: 17168

ROP: 110438

Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Guarani

Language: Uru-Eu-Wau-Wau - (urz)

Alternative Name(s): Uru-Eu-Wau-Wau, Eru-Eu-Wau-Wau, Uruewawau, Kagwahiva, Urueu-Uau-Uau, Uru-Eu-Uau-Uau, Urupain, Jupaú, Bocas-negras, Bocas-pretas, Cautários, Sotérios, Cabeça-vermelha, Amondawa, Yvyraparakuara, Jurureís, Parakuara, Jurureís

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions -

Country: Brazil

Population: 125

Global Population: 125


PEID: 17168

ROP: 110438


Engagement Status: Engaged

Progress of the Gospel: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Uru-Eu-Wau-Wau of Brazil have a population of 125. They are part of the Guarani people cluster. This people group is found only in Brazil. Their primary language is Uru-Eu-Wau-Wau - (urz). The primary religion practiced by the Uru-Eu-Wau-Wau is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a peoples ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation. Their GSEC status is 1, which means this people group is less than 2% evangelical, some evangelical resources are available, but there has been no active church planting among them within the past two years.


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