• PEOPLE NAME: WOUNAAN OF PANAMA

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PEID: 24859

ROP: 110724

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Affinity Group: AMP

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: South American Indigenous

Language: Woun Meu - (noa)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Panama

Also found in: Colombia

Population: 8,000

Global Population: 16,900


PEID: 24859

ROP: 110724

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Wounaan of Panama, numbering 8,000, 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 16,900 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Woun Meu. The primary religion practiced by the Wounaan is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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