• PEOPLE NAME: AMBO-PASCO QUECHUA OF PERU

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PEID: 17495

ROP: 100275

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Quechua

Language: Ambo-Pasco Quechua - (qva)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Peru

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Population: 73,000

Global Population: 73,000


PEID: 17495

ROP: 100275

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Ambo-Pasco Quechua of Peru, numbering 73,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Quechua people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Peru. Their primary language is Ambo-Pasco Quechua. The primary religion practiced by the Ambo-Pasco Quechua is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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