PEID: 16871

ROP: 103838

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Amazon

Language: Hixkaryána - (hix)

Alternate Name(s): Hishkalyana, Parukoto-Charumã, Hiskariana, Hixkariana, Hishkaryana, Parukoto-Charuma, Parucutu, Chawiyana, Kumiyana, Sokaka, Wabui, Faruaru, Sherewyana, Xerewyana, Xereu, Hichkaryana

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Brazil

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Population: 850

Global Population: 850

PEID: 16871

ROP: 103838

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Hixkariana of Brazil, numbering 850, are No Longer 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 Hixkaryána. The primary religion practiced by the Hixkariana is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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