Paraguay: Indigenous Peoples



Indigenous population

Paraguay is home to around 117,150 indigenous people, belonging to a total of 19 villages.  There are 493 indigenous communities in the country.


Source: Direccion General de Estadisticas, Encuestas y Censos del Paraguay,

Museum of Indigenous Art

Museum of Indigenous Art

Museo del barro

This museum has a collection of more than 1750 pieces of indigenous art.