• PEOPLE NAME: DEAF GUATEMALANS OF GUATEMALA

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PEID: 46623

ROP: 116554

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Affinity Group: Deaf Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Deaf Peoples

People Cluster: Deaf

Language: Guatemalan Sign Language - (gsm)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Guatemala

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Population: 175,000

Global Population: 175,000


PEID: 46623

ROP: 116554

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Deaf Guatemalans of Guatemala, numbering 175,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Deaf people cluster within the Deaf Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Guatemala. Their primary language is Guatemalan Sign Language. The primary religion practiced by the Deaf Guatemalans is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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