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PEID: 17251

ROP: 105964

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: South American Indigenous

Language: Maca - (mca)

Alternate Name(s): Towolhi, Maka, Mak'á, Maká, Macá, Enimaca, Enimaga

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Paraguay

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Population: 1,200

Global Population: 1,200

PEID: 17251

ROP: 105964

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Maca of Paraguay, numbering 1,200, are No Longer 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 Paraguay. Their primary language is Maca. The primary religion practiced by the Maca is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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