PEID: 17414

ROP: 107372

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: South American Indigenous

Language: Wichí Lhamtés Nocten - (mtp)

Alternate Name(s): Mataco, Nochen, Wichi Llamtes Nocten, "Mataco" Nocten, Oktenai, Nocten, Noctenes, Bolivian

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Bolivia

Also found in: Argentina

Population: 2,300

Global Population: 2,450

PEID: 17414

ROP: 107372

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Wichi Nocten of Bolivia, numbering 2,300, 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 2,450 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Wichí Lhamtés Nocten. The primary religion practiced by the Wichi Nocten is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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