Yanomami

Yanomami
Yanomami Woman & Child.jpg
Yanomami woman and her child, June 1997
Total population
approximately 35,339[1][2]
Regions with significant populations
 Venezuela (southeastern)16,069 (2009)
 Brazil (northern)19,420 (2011)
Languages
Yanomaman languages
Religion
Shamanism

The Yanomami, also spelled Yąnomamö or Yanomama, are a group of approximately 35,000 indigenous people who live in some 200–250 villages in the Amazon rainforest on the border between Venezuela and Brazil.

  1. ^ "Yanomami - Indigenous Peoples in Brazil". pib.socioambiental.org.
  2. ^ "Ianomamis vão à guerra com estranhos em troca de mulheres, diz pesquisador". Internacional.