|Regions with significant populations|
|Brazil ( Pará)|
|Suruí do Pará|
|traditional tribal religion|
|Related ethnic groups|
|Asuriní do Tocantins and Parakanã|
First prolonged contact with the modern world came in the late 1960s. The tribe was decimated by disease. In 1960, they experienced an influenza epidemic, followed by a smallpox epidemic in 1962. The Suruí fled their homeland due to attacks by the Xikrin people.
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