PEID: 17219

ROP: 101987

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: South American Indigenous

Language: Chamacoco - (ceg)

Alternate Name(s): Ishiro, Jeywo

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Paraguay

Also found in: Brazil

Population: 850

Global Population: 890

PEID: 17219

ROP: 101987

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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

Overview: The Chamacocos of Paraguay, numbering 850, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the South American Indigenous people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 890 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Chamacoco. The primary religion practiced by the Chamacocos is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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