Terra Indígena Xipaya

Área habitada por Xipaya.




Population in the IL

179 mil

Area (ha)



Legal situation HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU.
Legal jurisdiction Amazônia Legal
States (FS) PA
Isolated indigenous? Não
Frontier Stripe? Não
Overlapping Areas 0


Territorial Rights

Official recognition stage: HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. (Decreto s.n. - 06/06/2012)

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1 - Em Identificação
2 - Identificada
3 - Declarada
4 - Homologada e/ou Registrada no CRI e/ou SPU
100% Finished

HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. por Decreto s.n. - 06/06/2012

Legal history

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Related Normative Acts - Terra Indígena Xipaya

Document Stage Number Date Publication
Portaria EM IDENTIFICAÇÃO. 974 15/10/1999 18/10/1999
Portaria DECLARADA. 2.362 15/12/2006 18/12/2006
Contrato DECLARADA. EM DEM. 158/2007 21/11/2007 26/11/2007
Contrato DECLARADA. EM DEM. 001203 28/07/2008 20/08/2008
Decreto HOMOLOGADA. REG CRI E SPU. s.n. 05/06/2012 06/06/2012

Peoples and Demography

In accord with recent data 173 peoples living in this IL.

Peoples Liguistic family Language
Xipaya Juruna Xipáia
Year Population in the Indigenous Land Source
2014 173 Siasi/Sesai
2013 125 Siasi/Sesai
2011 84 Funai/Altamira
2008 77 Funai/Altamira
2004 48 GT/Funai
1999 67 Funai/Altamira


Distribution of the presence of the State through Funai and Sesai

National Indian Foundation (FUNAI) Special Secretariat of Indigenous Health (SESAI)
Regional Coordination Office (CR) Special Indigenous Health District (DSEI)
Centro Leste do Pará coverage Altamira (PA) coverage


Agent Type
Igreja Católica - Prelazia do Xingu OUTROS

Indigenous Organizations

There are records of 3 Indigenous Organizations in the region

Name Acronym
Associação do Povo Indígena Xipaya da Aldeia Tukamã ARIKAFÚ
Associação dos Índios Moradores de Altamira AIMA
Associação Indígena Pyjahyry Xipaia AIPHX

Projects with indigenous participation

There is a record of 1 Project in the region

Name Partnership Start year Subject
Amazônia Socioambiental S/N 2018 Geração de Renda

Pressures and Threats

Threats to the environment and to the life of the indigenous peoples - Terra Indígena Xipaya.

Potential risks and existing problems

Category Type
Fundiário Grileiro

Mining processes

There are records of 5 Mining processes in the region

Process number Requester Substance Affected area (ha) Stage
851563/1996 ANEZIO SANTOS DA CRUZ Minério de Ouro 1,004.37 Requerimento de Pesquisa
851602/1996 Luiz Carlos da Silva Santos Minério de Ouro 1,004.37 Autorização de Pesquisa
851604/1984 MINERAÇÃO ALVORECER LTDA Columbita 10,043.72 Autorização de Pesquisa
851605/1984 MINERAÇÃO ALVORECER LTDA Columbita 7,528.90 Autorização de Pesquisa
852153/1995 JOSÉ SANTOS DA CRUZ Minério de Ouro 803.09 Autorização de Pesquisa

Deforestation in the Legal Amazon

This subject present the deforestation data analysis made by the Brazilian Amazonian Rainforest Satellite Monitoring Project (Prodes) run by the National Institute of Space Research (INPE). The Prodes aims to map deforestation in forest areas of Legal.

Total identified of deforestation until year 2000: 88 hectares
Total identified of deforestation until 2016: 136 hectares


Area covered by the point: a hotspot indicates the existence of fire in one picture element (pixel), which varies from 1 km x 1 km to 5 km x 4 km. This pixel may contain one or several distinct fires, but these will be represented as a single spot. If a fire is very extensive, it will be detected by some neighbouring pixels: in other words, various hot spots will be associated with a single large fire.


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