PEID: 24792

ROP: 107313

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Other Central American Indigenous

Language: Mayangna - (yan)

Alternate Name(s): Sumu, Tawahka

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Honduras

Also found in: Nicaragua

Population: 2,600

Global Population: 12,400

PEID: 24792

ROP: 107313

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical

Overview: The Mayangna of Honduras, numbering 2,600, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Central American Indigenous people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 12,400 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Mayangna. The primary religion practiced by the Mayangna is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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