• PEOPLE NAME: CHIQUIAN ANCASH QUECHUA OF PERU

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PEID: 17521

ROP: 102155

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Quechua

Language: Spanish - (spa)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Peru

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Population: 34,500

Global Population: 34,500


PEID: 17521

ROP: 102155

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Chiquian Ancash Quechua of Peru, numbering 34,500, 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 Spanish. The primary religion practiced by the Chiquian Ancash Quechua is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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