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PEID: 16797

ROP: 101873

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Amazon

Language: Canela - (ram)

Alternate Name(s): Kanela, Timbira, Ramkokamekra, Apanjekra, Apanhecra, Apaniekra, Timbiara, Ràmkôkamekra (SELF), Apànjêkra (SELF)

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Brazil

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Population: 2,700

Global Population: 2,700

PEID: 16797

ROP: 101873

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity

Overview: The Canela of Brazil, numbering 2,700, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Amazon people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Brazil. Their primary language is Canela. The primary religion practiced by the Canela is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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