Tribe Profile
Season Peru
Namesake Jivaro indigenous people
from the Amazon
Tribe Type Starting Tribe
Day Formed Day 1
Rival Tribe(s) Huanca
Tribe Status Merged with Ocaína Day 19
Challenge Wins 5
Lowest Placing Member MacAndCheese (18/18)
Highest Placing Member Weegie92 (Sole Survivor)

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Jivaro (pronounced hi-var-oh) is one of the starting tribes of Survivor: Peru. Their tribe color is gold.



Jossue Peru Jessy Peru NickA Peru
Liam PeruEllie PeruAlf Joar Peru

Post-Tribe Dissolve

Alexandra PeruJossue Peru Jessy Peru NickA Peru
Natalie PeruEllie PeruRyan Peru

Tribe History

Day 1-3

Day 1 introduces the castaways to each other. Day 2 starts up the first Immunity Challenge with Jivaro ending up in 3rd out of the 3 tribes and has to go to Tribal Council. Day 3 all the tribe members go to tribal, and when votes are revealed it is 3-3 with votes on Jessy and Nick. The Jivaro members but Jessy and Nick revote and it is deadlocked 2-2 and rocks are drawn and Liam is eliminated from the competition and goes to Redemption Island.

Day 4-6

Day 4 Liam is sent to Redemption Island. Day 5 they participate in the Immunity Challenge. Day 6 it is announced that they are the first tribe to finish and are immune. 


  • Domca is the only female to have never been a part of this tribe.
  • Post-dissolve Jivaro has the record for most female members on a tribe, with 4.
  • Jivaro can be compared to the Ticino tribe of Survivor: Switzerland:
    • Both tribes only lost one immunity challenge, which happened to be the first immunity challenge.
    • Both tribes tied at their first tribal council
    • Both tribes won every challenge after the dissolve.
    • Both tribes second and last tribal councils were the last tribal council before the merge and part of a double elimination.