• PEOPLE NAME: XAVANTE OF BRAZIL


PEID: 17191

ROP: 110889

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Affinity Group: AMP

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: South American Indigenous

Language: Xavánte - (xav)

Alternate Name(s): Akwen, A'uwe Uptabi, Akuên, A'we, Chavante, Shavante, Crisca, Pusciti, Tapa, Awen, Akwe, Akewen, A’uwe (SELF)

Primary Religion: Christianity - Other / Marginal

Country: Brazil

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Population: 15,500

Global Population: 15,500


PEID: 17191

ROP: 110889

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Xavante of Brazil, numbering 15,500, are No Longer 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 Brazil. Their primary language is Xavánte. The primary religion practiced by the Xavante is marginal Christianity, a form of religion with roots in Christianity but not theologically Christian.


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