PEID: 46951

ROP: 115800

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: South American Indigenous

Language: Waiwai - (waw)

Alternate Name(s): Maopityán, Mapidian, Maopityan, Maiopitian, Mahuayana

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Brazil

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Population: 10

Global Population: 10

PEID: 46951

ROP: 115800

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Mawayana of Brazil, numbering 10, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the South American Indigenous people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Brazil. Their primary language is Waiwai. The primary religion practiced by the Mawayana is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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