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PEID: 16254

ROP: 114966

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: South American Indigenous

Language: Arhuaco - (arh)

Alternate Name(s): Arhuaco, Bintuk, Bíntukua, Bintucua, Ijca, Ijka, Ika, Ike, Iku, Ica

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Colombia

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Population: 16,500

Global Population: 16,500

PEID: 16254

ROP: 114966

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Dispersed CP Activity

Overview: The Arhuaco of Colombia, numbering 16,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the South American Indigenous people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Colombia. Their primary language is Arhuaco. The primary religion practiced by the Arhuaco is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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