Chiquitano
 
Indigenous Group Chiquitano (Also known as: Chiquito, Tarapecosi)
Location Bolivia, Santa Cruz, Nuflo de Chavez, Velasco, Chiquitos, German Busch, San Ignacio de Velasco, Sang Miguel, San Rafael
Estimated Population 184,248 (2003, Amazonia Boliviana)
Environment Tropical / Forest
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Fishing / Gatherer / Paid Labor / Handicraft Sales
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Chiquitano
Classification: Macro-Ge, Chiquito
Dialects: Concepcion, San Ignacio de Velazco, San Javier (Javierano, Xavierano), Santiago, San Miguel
Alternate names: Chiquito, Tarapecosi
Website URLs Ethnolgue: Chiquintano, A Language of Bolivia
Indigenous and Traditional Peoples and Protected Areas
Amazonia Boliviana: Chiqitano
Viceministerio de Cultura
NGOs OICH: The Organization of Chiquitano Indigenous Peoples
World Wildlife Fund: Chiquitano dry forests
Ibis
CPESC (Coordinadora de los Pueblos Etnicos de Santa Cruz)
FCBC: Fundación para la Conservación del Bosque Chiquitano
Fundación DesdelChaco
CEADES (Bolivia) - Collective of Applied Studies on Social Development (Colectivo de Estudios Aplicados al Desarrollo Social)