Country: Mexico

Number of People Groups

330

People Groups Unreached

3

Total Population

124,129,000

Unreached Population

92,000

% Christian Adherent

94.8%

% Evangelical

8.4 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Afro-Seminole 500 Afro-Seminole Creole Christianity 90.0 % 2.0 %
 Americans, U.S. 501,000 English Christianity 70.0 % 28.9 %
 Amerindian, Detribalized 13,051,000 Spanish Christianity 95.0 % 8.0 %
 Amuzgo, Guerrero 39,000 Amuzgo, Guerrero Christianity 95.0 % 2.9 %
 Amuzgo, Ipalapa 1,200 Amuzgo, Ipalapa Christianity 95.0 % 25.0 %
Amuzgo, San Pedro Amuzgos 4,400 Amuzgo, San Pedro Amuzgos Christianity 95.0 % 8.3 %
 Anglo-Canadian 8,600 English Christianity 72.0 % 7.7 %
 Arab, Lebanese 497,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 32.0 % 0.5 %
 Arab, Palestinian 13,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 40.0 % 1.0 %
 Arab, Syrian 497,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 6.0 % 0.1 %
 Argentinian White 15,000 Spanish Christianity 89.0 % 9.1 %
 Basque 25,000 Basque Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
Brazilian, White 4,900 Portuguese Christianity 93.0 % 26.0 %
 British 9,800 English Christianity 60.0 % 8.8 %
 Catalonian 62,000 Catalan Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
 Ch'ol, Tila 46,000 Chol Christianity 96.0 % 13.0 %
 Ch'ol, Tumbala 135,000 Chol Christianity 97.0 % 33.4 %
Chatino, Nopala 11,000 Chatino, Nopala Christianity 96.0 % 8.0 %
 Chatino, Sierra Occidental 20,000 Chatino, Western Highland Christianity 95.0 % 3.5 %
Chatino, Sierra Oriental 2,300 Chatino, Eastern Highland Christianity 95.0 % 0.4 %
Chatino, Tataltepec 3,400 Chatino, Tataltepec Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
Chatino, Yaitepec 20,000 Chatino, Western Highland Christianity 95.0 % 0.4 %
Chatino, Zacatepec 600 Chatino, Zacatepec Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
Chatino, Zenzontepec 21,000 Chatino, Zenzontepec Christianity 95.0 % 3.5 %
Chiapaneco Unknown Spanish Christianity 85.0 % 0.0 %
Chichimeca-Jonaz 1,800 Chichimeca-Jonaz Christianity 95.0 % 5.0 %
Chicomuceltec 2,600 Spanish Christianity 95.0 % 0.2 %
Chinanteco, Chiltepec Unknown Chinantec, Chiltepec Christianity 96.0 % 4.0 %
Chinanteco, Comaltepec 3,000 Chinantec, Comaltepec Christianity 95.0 % 1.5 %
 Chinanteco, Lalana 14,000 Chinantec, Lalana Christianity 95.0 % 15.0 %
Chinanteco, Lealao 3,000 Chinantec, Lealao Christianity 96.0 % 15.0 %
Chinanteco, Ojitlan 48,000 Chinantec, Ojitlan Christianity 96.0 % 2.6 %
Chinanteco, Ozumacin 4,000 Chinantec, Ozumacin Christianity 95.0 % 15.0 %
 Chinanteco, Palantla 29,000 Chinantec, Palantla Christianity 94.0 % 8.0 %
 Chinanteco, Quiotepec 11,000 Chinantec, Quiotepec Christianity 95.0 % 0.6 %
 Chinanteco, Sochiapam 4,600 Chinantec, Sochiapam Christianity 95.0 % 11.0 %
 Chinanteco, Tepetotutla 2,400 Chinantec, Tepetotutla Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
 Chinanteco, Tepinapa 2,900 Chinantec, Tepinapa Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
Chinanteco, Tlacoatzintepec 2,200 Chinantec, Tlacoatzintepec Christianity 95.0 % 49.0 %
Chinanteco, Usila 9,400 Chinantec, Usila Christianity 95.0 % 50.0 %
Chinanteco, Valle Nacional 600 Chinantec, Valle Nacional Christianity 95.0 % 50.0 %
Chocholtec 700 Chocholtec Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
Chontal de Oaxaca, Costa 1,400 Chontal, Lowland Oaxaca Christianity 95.0 % 50.0 %
 Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra 3,100 Chontal, Highland Oaxaca Christianity 95.0 % 28.0 %
Chontal, Tabasco 47,000 Chontal, Tabasco Christianity 96.0 % 4.3 %
Chuj, San Mateo Ixtatan 2,300 Chuj Christianity 95.0 % 0.4 %
Cocopa 300 Cocopa Christianity 95.0 % 50.0 %
 Colombian, Mestizo 15,000 Spanish Christianity 94.0 % 7.5 %
 Cora 12,000 Cora, El Nayar Christianity 95.0 % 1.3 %
 Cora, Santa Teresa 4,900 Cora, Santa Teresa Christianity 96.0 % 0.6 %
Cuban 13,000 Spanish Christianity 57.0 % 8.8 %
 Cuicateco, Tepeuxila 11,000 Cuicatec, Tepeuxila Christianity 95.0 % 20.0 %
 Cuicateco, Teutila 4,000 Cuicatec, Teutila Christianity 95.0 % 5.0 %
 Deaf Unknown Mexican Sign Language Christianity 95.0 % 0.4 %
 French 13,000 French Christianity 61.0 % 1.0 %
 Galician 13,000 Galician Christianity 95.0 % 0.0 %
 German 12,000 German, Standard Christianity 64.0 % 2.1 %
 Greek 9,900 Greek Christianity 91.0 % 0.4 %
Guarijio 3,300 Huarijio Christianity 95.0 % 0.5 %
Guatemalan White 13,000 Spanish Christianity 96.0 % 24.0 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 25,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 9.0 % 5.7 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 13,000 Spanish Non-Religious 8.0 % 5.7 %
Honduran 12,000 Spanish Christianity 97.0 % 23.0 %
Huasteco, San Francisco Chontala 4,300 Huastec Christianity 85.0 % 1.0 %
 Huasteco, San Luis Potosi 85,000 Huastec Christianity 96.0 % 0.0 %
Huasteco, Tantoyuca, Tenek 64,000 Huastec Christianity 90.0 % 0.7 %
Huave, San Dionisio del Mar 3,100 Huave, San Dionisio del Mar Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
Huave, San Francisco del Mar 5,700 Huave, San Francisco del Mar Christianity 95.0 % 10.2 %
 Huave, San Mateo del Mar 13,000 Huave, San Mateo del Mar Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
Huave, Santa Maria del Mar 800 Huave, Santa Maria Del Mar Christianity 95.0 % 26.0 %
 Huichol 34,000 Huichol E Ethnic Religions 15.0 % 10.5 %
 Italian 25,000 Italian Christianity 83.0 % 1.1 %
Ixcateco Unknown Ixcatec Christianity 55.0 % 3.5 %
 Jacalteco 500 Jakalteko Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
 Japanese 50,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.0 % 0.5 %
Jew 42,000 Spanish E Ethnic Religions 0.5 % 0.1 %
 Kanjobal, Western 11,000 Akateko Christianity 96.0 % 19.8 %
 Kickapoo 900 Kickapoo Christianity 95.0 % 0.0 %
Kiliwa Unknown Kiliwa Christianity 90.0 % 0.0 %
 Korean 4,400 Korean Christianity 31.0 % 16.8 %
 Kumiai 300 Kumiai Christianity 80.0 % 2.0 %
 Lacandon 1,300 Lacandon Christianity 95.0 % 24.0 %
 Mam, Northern 8,200 Mam Christianity 95.0 % 15.0 %
Matlatzinca, Atzingo 100 Matlatzinca, Atzingo Christianity 95.0 % 15.6 %
Matlatzinca, San Francisco De Los Ranchos 800 Matlatzinca, San Francisco Christianity 95.0 % 3.0 %
Maya, Chan Santa Cruz 59,000 Maya, Yucatec Christianity 95.0 % 25.0 %
 Maya, Yucatan 867,000 Maya, Yucatec Christianity 95.0 % 50.0 %
 Maya-Tektitek Unknown Tektiteko Christianity 95.0 % 5.0 %
 Mayo 173,000 Mayo Christianity 96.0 % 20.0 %
Mazahua, Central 94,000 Mazahua, Central Christianity 97.0 % 3.6 %
Mazahua, Michoacan 34,000 Mazahua, Michoacan Christianity 94.0 % 0.0 %
Mazateco, Ayautla 4,400 Mazatec, Ayautla Christianity 95.0 % 2.8 %
 Mazateco, Chiquihuitlan 1,900 Mazatec, Chiquihuitlan Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
 Mazateco, Huautla 98,000 Mazatec, Huautla Christianity 96.0 % 4.0 %
Mazateco, Ixcatlan 11,000 Mazatec, Ixcatlan Christianity 96.0 % 0.5 %
Mazateco, Jalapa de Diaz 22,000 Mazatec, Jalapa de Diaz Christianity 95.0 % 22.0 %
Mazateco, Mazatlan 15,000 Mazatec, Mazatlan Christianity 96.0 % 5.0 %
Mazateco, San Jeronimo Teocatl 24,000 Mazatec, San Jeronimo Tecoatl Christianity 96.0 % 5.9 %
Mazateco, Soyaltepec 35,000 Mazatec, Soyaltepec Christianity 93.0 % 0.4 %
 Mennonites 54,000 Plautdietsch Christianity 96.0 % 10.0 %
 Mexican 100,011,000 Spanish Christianity 96.0 % 8.1 %
Mixe, Coatlan 8,600 Mixe, Coatlan Christianity 95.0 % 20.0 %
 Mixe, Istmo 30,000 Mixe, Isthmus Christianity 95.0 % 20.0 %
Mixe, Juquila 9,900 Mixe, Juquila Christianity 95.0 % 2.7 %
Mixe, Mazatlan 24,000 Mixe, Mazatlan Christianity 95.0 % 12.5 %
Mixe, Norte Central 16,000 Mixe, North Central Christianity 85.0 % 6.0 %
Mixe, Quetzaltepec 10,000 Mixe, Quetzaltepec Christianity 90.0 % 3.0 %
 Mixe, Tlahuitoltepec 7,400 Mixe, Tlahuitoltepec Christianity 96.0 % 20.0 %
Mixe, Totontepec 7,000 Mixe, Totontepec Christianity 96.0 % 15.0 %
Mixtec, Tlazoyaltepec 4,700 Mixtec, Tlazoyaltepec Christianity 90.0 % 2.0 %
Mixteco, Alacatlazala 33,000 Mixtec, Alacatlatzala Christianity 95.0 % 1.5 %
Mixteco, Alcozauca 14,000 Mixtec, Alcozauca Christianity 95.0 % 3.0 %
Mixteco, Amoltepec 13,000 Mixtec, Amoltepec Christianity 95.0 % 4.0 %
Mixteco, Apasco y Apoala 15,000 Mixtec, Apasco-Apoala Christianity 96.0 % 2.0 %
Mixteco, Ayutla 15,000 Mixtec, Ayutla Christianity 95.0 % 3.0 %
 Mixteco, Cacaloxtepec 1,300 Mixtec, Cacaloxtepec Christianity 95.0 % 4.0 %
Mixteco, Chalcatongo 1,800 Mixtec, San Miguel el Grande Christianity 95.0 % 0.0 %
Mixteco, Chayuco 15,000 Mixtec, Chayuco Christianity 96.0 % 3.2 %
Mixteco, Chazumba 4,800 Mixtec, Chazumba Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
Mixteco, Chigmacatitlan 1,400 Mixtec, Chigmecatitlan Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
Mixteco, Coatzospan 2,700 Mixtec, Coatzospan Christianity 95.0 % 8.6 %
Mixteco, Cuyamecalco 2,400 Mixtec, Cuyamecalco Christianity 95.0 % 2.7 %
Mixteco, Diuxi Tilantongo 4,300 Mixtec, Diuxi-Tilantongo Christianity 95.0 % 1.1 %
Mixteco, Huitepec 3,100 Mixtec, Huitepec Christianity 95.0 % 11.0 %
Mixteco, Itundujia 1,100 Mixtec, Itundujia Christianity 96.0 % 28.0 %
 Mixteco, Ixtayutla 8,100 Mixtec, Ixtayutla Christianity 95.0 % 2.7 %
Mixteco, Jamiltepec 12,000 Mixtec, Jamiltepec Christianity 95.0 % 5.0 %
Mixteco, Juxtlahuaca 24,000 Mixtec, Juxtlahuaca Christianity 95.0 % 22.2 %
 Mixteco, Juxtlahuaca Oeste 24,000 Mixtec, Western Juxtlahuaca Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
 Mixteco, Magdalena Penasco 8,800 Mixtec, Magdalena Penasco Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
 Mixteco, Metlatonoc 59,000 Mixtec, Metlatonoc Christianity 96.0 % 0.3 %
Mixteco, Mitlatongo 2,000 Mixtec, Mitlatongo Christianity 95.0 % 0.6 %
 Mixteco, Nochixtlan Sureste 5,400 Mixtec, Southeastern Nochixtlan Christianity 95.0 % 25.7 %
 Mixteco, Oaxaca Noroeste 6,900 Mixtec, Northwest Oaxaca Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
 Mixteco, Ocotepec 7,900 Mixtec, Ocotepec Christianity 95.0 % 0.9 %
Mixteco, Penoles 7,000 Mixtec, Penoles Christianity 96.0 % 13.0 %
 Mixteco, Pinotepa Nacional 30,000 Mixtec, Pinotepa Nacional Christianity 95.0 % 17.0 %
Mixteco, Puebla Sur 3,600 Mixtec, Southern Puebla Christianity 96.0 % 8.0 %
Mixteco, San Esteban Atatlahuca 11,000 Mixtec, Atatlahuca Christianity 95.0 % 0.7 %
Mixteco, San Juan Colorado 10,000 Mixtec, San Juan Colorado Christianity 95.0 % 12.0 %
 Mixteco, San Juan Mixtepec 11,000 Mixtec, Mixtepec Christianity 96.0 % 1.7 %
 Mixteco, San Juan Teita 400 Mixtec, San Juan Teita Christianity 90.0 % 5.0 %
Mixteco, San Miguel El Grande 5,300 Mixtec, San Miguel el Grande Christianity 95.0 % 7.0 %
Mixteco, San Miguel Piedras 600 Mixtec, San Miguel Piedras Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
Mixteco, Santa Lucia Monteverde 6,900 Mixtec, Santa Lucia Monteverde Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
Mixteco, Santa Maria Zacatepec 3,100 Mixtec, Santa Maria Zacatepec Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
Mixteco, Silacayoapan 24,000 Mixtec, Silacayoapan Christianity 95.0 % 8.8 %
Mixteco, Sindihui 6,900 Mixtec, Sindihui Christianity 90.0 % 1.2 %
 Mixteco, Sinicahua 1,700 Mixtec, Sinicahua Christianity 95.0 % 0.2 %
Mixteco, Soyaltepec 1,400 Mixtec, Soyaltepec Christianity 95.0 % 3.0 %
Mixteco, Tacahua 500 Mixtec, Tacahua Christianity 95.0 % 7.0 %
Mixteco, Tamazola 1,800 Mixtec, Tamazola Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
Mixteco, Tezoatlan 6,100 Mixtec, Tezoatlan Christianity 90.0 % 8.0 %
Mixteco, Tidaa 1,000 Mixtec, Tidaa Christianity 96.0 % 7.0 %
Mixteco, Tijaltepec 3,900 Mixtec, Tijaltepec Christianity 95.0 % 1.4 %
Mixteco, Tlaxiaco Norte 16,000 Mixtec, Northern Tlaxiaco Christianity 90.0 % 18.6 %
Mixteco, Tlaxiaco Suroeste 8,900 Mixtec, Southwestern Tlaxiaco Christianity 95.0 % 0.8 %
Mixteco, Tututepec 44,000 Mixtec, Tututepec Christianity 95.0 % 0.3 %
 Mixteco, Yoloxochitl 14,000 Mixtec, Yoloxochitl Christianity 95.0 % 0.6 %
 Mixteco, Yosondua 2,300 Mixtec, Yosondua Christianity 95.0 % 12.0 %
Mixteco, Yucuane 900 Mixtec, Yucuane Christianity 95.0 % 8.0 %
Mixteco, Yutanduchi 1,200 Mixtec, Yutanduchi Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
Mocho 200 Mocho Christianity 95.0 % 27.0 %
Nahuatl, Central 96,000 Nahuatl, Central Christianity 95.0 % 2.4 %
 Nahuatl, Central Huasteca 255,000 Nahuatl, Central Huasteca Christianity 96.0 % 1.0 %
Nahuatl, Coatepec 2,100 Nahuatl, Coatepec Christianity 95.0 % 14.0 %
Nahuatl, Eastern Durango 400 Nahuatl, Eastern Durango E Ethnic Religions 25.0 % 1.0 %
 Nahuatl, Guerrero 197,000 Nahuatl, Guerrero Christianity 95.0 % 2.2 %
Nahuatl, Huasteca Este 607,000 Nahuatl, Eastern Huasteca Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
Nahuatl, Huasteco Oeste 593,000 Nahuatl, Western Huasteca Christianity 97.0 % 4.0 %
 Nahuatl, Huaxcaleca 11,000 Nahuatl, Huaxcaleca Christianity 95.0 % 0.0 %
Nahuatl, Istmo-Cosoleacaque 7,800 Nahuatl, Isthmus-Cosoleacaque Christianity 95.0 % 3.9 %
 Nahuatl, Istmo-Mecayapan 28,000 Nahuatl, Isthmus-Mecayapan Christianity 95.0 % 8.6 %
 Nahuatl, Istmo-Pajapan 11,000 Nahuatl, Isthmus-Pajapan Christianity 95.0 % 13.0 %
Nahuatl, Michoacan 4,500 Nahuatl, Michoacan Christianity 95.0 % 0.3 %
Nahuatl, Morelos 24,000 Nahuatl, Morelos Christianity 95.0 % 1.8 %
Nahuatl, Oaxaca Norte 14,000 Nahuatl, Northern Oaxaca Christianity 95.0 % 5.6 %
Nahuatl, Ometepec 700 Nahuatl, Ometepec Christianity 95.0 % 50.0 %
 Nahuatl, Orizaba 178,000 Nahuatl, Orizaba Christianity 97.0 % 0.2 %
Nahuatl, Puebla Central 21,000 Nahuatl, Central Puebla Christianity 95.0 % 5.0 %
Nahuatl, Puebla Norte 91,000 Nahuatl, Northern Puebla Christianity 96.0 % 11.3 %
Nahuatl, Puebla Sierra 217,000 Nahuatl, Highland Puebla Christianity 95.0 % 0.7 %
 Nahuatl, Santa Maria La Alta 3,200 Nahuatl, Santa Maria la Alta Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
Nahuatl, Sierra Negra 30,000 Nahuatl, Sierra Negra Christianity 95.0 % 7.0 %
Nahuatl, Southeastern Puebla 136,000 Nahuatl, Southeastern Puebla Christianity 95.0 % 1.5 %
Nahuatl, Temascaltepec 500 Nahuatl, Temascaltepec Christianity 95.0 % 32.0 %
Nahuatl, Tenango 20,000 Nahuatl, Zacatlan-Ahuacatlan-Tepetzintla Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
 Nahuatl, Tetelcingo 5,300 Nahuatl, Tetelcingo Christianity 95.0 % 12.0 %
 Nahuatl, Tlalitzlipa 200 Nahuatl, Zacatlan-Ahuacatlan-Tepetzintla Christianity 90.0 % 0.0 %
 Nahuatl, Tlamacazapa 2,300 Nahuatl, Tlamacazapa Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
 Nahuatl, Western Durango 1,000 Nahuatl, Western Durango Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
 Nicaraguan, Mestizo 3,900 Spanish Christianity 97.0 % 29.8 %
Oodham 1,900 Tohono O'odham Christianity 96.0 % 1.0 %
Otomi, Estado de Mexico 22,000 Otomi, Estado de Mexico Christianity 97.0 % 26.0 %
Otomi, Ixtenco 7,900 Otomi, Ixtenco Christianity 95.0 % 11.0 %
 Otomi, Mezquital 147,000 Otomi, Mezquital Christianity 96.0 % 9.0 %
 Otomi, Noreste 50,000 Otomi, Queretaro Christianity 95.0 % 5.3 %
Otomi, Sierra Oriental 58,000 Otomi, Eastern Highland Christianity 95.0 % 5.0 %
Otomi, Temoaya 56,000 Otomi, Temoaya Christianity 93.0 % 50.0 %
Otomi, Tenango 15,000 Otomi, Tenango Christianity 93.0 % 3.0 %
 Otomi, Texcatepec 18,000 Otomi, Texcatepec Christianity 95.0 % 0.6 %
Otomi, Tilapa 600 Otomi, Tilapa Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
Paipai 100 Paipai Christianity 95.0 % 17.0 %
 Pame, Central 6,400 Pame, Central Christianity 95.0 % 0.7 %
 Pame, Norte 7,100 Pame, Northern Christianity 95.0 % 0.7 %
 Pima Bajo, Chihuahua 800 Pima Bajo Christianity 96.0 % 2.0 %
Popoloca, Coyotepec 10,000 Popoloca, Coyotepec Christianity 94.0 % 0.4 %
 Popoloca, Mezontla 2,800 Popoloca, Mezontla Christianity 96.0 % 2.5 %
Popoloca, San Felipe Otlaltepec 3,800 Popoloca, San Felipe Otlaltepec Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
Popoloca, San Juan Atzingo 7,000 Popoloca, San Juan Atzingo Christianity 95.0 % 3.8 %
Popoloca, San Luis Temalacayuca 6,600 Popoloca, San Luis Temalacayuca Christianity 95.0 % 3.1 %
 Popoloca, San Marcos Tlalcoyalco 11,000 Popoloca, San Marcos Tlalcoyalco Christianity 95.0 % 0.7 %
Popoloca, Santa Ines Ahuatempan 5,100 Popoloca, Santa Ines Ahuatempan Christianity 95.0 % 0.8 %
Popoluca, Oluta 15,000 Popoluca, Oluta Christianity 95.0 % 0.2 %
Popoluca, Sayula 4,200 Popoluca, Sayula Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
Popoluca, Sierra 44,000 Popoluca, Highland Christianity 95.0 % 3.4 %
Popoluca, Texistepec 23,000 Popoluca, Texistepec Christianity 95.0 % 0.6 %
 Purepecha 71,000 Purepecha Christianity 96.0 % 1.0 %
Purepecha, Sierra Occidental 217,000 Purepecha, Western Highland E Ethnic Religions 45.0 % 5.0 %
Romani, Calo 25,000 Calo Christianity 90.0 % 0.0 %
 Romani, Vlax 50,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 85.0 % 0.0 %
 Russian 99,000 Russian Christianity 67.0 % 1.2 %
 Salvadorians 8,800 Spanish Christianity 95.0 % 31.0 %
 Seri 1,000 Seri Christianity 80.0 % 21.0 %
Solteco Unknown Language Unknown Christianity 85.0 % 0.0 %
 Spaniard 397,000 Spanish Christianity 77.0 % 1.0 %
Tacaneco 1,900 Mam Christianity 95.0 % 4.0 %
 Tarahumara, Baja 13,000 Tarahumara, Western Christianity 85.0 % 0.7 %
 Tarahumara, Central 38,000 Tarahumara, Central Christianity 90.0 % 1.2 %
 Tarahumara, North 2,100 Tarahumara, Northern Christianity 75.0 % 1.0 %
Tarahumara, Southeast 6,900 Tarahumara, Southeastern Christianity 60.0 % 0.0 %
 Tarahumara, Southwest 200 Tarahumara, Southwestern Christianity 95.0 % 3.0 %
Tepehua, Huehuetla 5,300 Tepehua, Huehuetla Christianity 71.0 % 18.0 %
Tepehua, Pisa Flores 6,000 Tepehua, Pisaflores Christianity 75.0 % 7.7 %
 Tepehua, Tlachichilco 4,500 Tepehua, Tlachichilco Christianity 70.0 % 13.0 %
Tepehuan, Norte 7,400 Tepehuan, Northern E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 1.0 %
 Tepehuan, Sureste 12,000 Tepehuan, Southeastern Christianity 80.0 % 6.0 %
 Tepehuan, Suroeste 10,000 Tepehuan, Southwestern Christianity 80.0 % 0.0 %
Tlapaneco, Acatepec 48,000 Me'phaa, Acatepec Christianity 97.0 % 1.0 %
Tlapaneco, Azoyu 800 Me'phaa, Azoyu Christianity 96.0 % 0.8 %
Tlapaneco, Malinaltepec 48,000 Me'phaa, Malinaltepec Christianity 97.0 % 0.7 %
 Tlapaneco, Tlacoapa 9,000 Me'phaa, Tlacoapa Christianity 96.0 % 1.0 %
 Tojolabal 44,000 Tojolabal Christianity 97.0 % 20.0 %
 Totonaca, Coyutla 61,000 Totonac, Coyutla Christianity 95.0 % 0.0 %
Totonaca, Filomeno Mata-Coahuitlan 19,000 Totonac, Filomena Mata-Coahuitlan Christianity 95.0 % 2.5 %
Totonaca, Ozumatlan 2,100 Totonac, Western Christianity 95.0 % 15.0 %
 Totonaca, Papantla 142,000 Totonac, Papantla Christianity 95.0 % 1.3 %
Totonaca, Patla-Chicontla 4,300 Totonac, Upper Necaxa Christianity 90.0 % 20.0 %
 Totonaca, Sierra 213,000 Totonac, Highland Christianity 97.0 % 10.0 %
Totonaca, Tecpatalan 700 Totonac, Tecpatlan Christianity 85.0 % 0.0 %
 Totonaca, Xicotepec de Juarez 17,000 Totonac, Xicotepec de Juarez Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
Totonaca, Yecuatla 700 Totonac, Yecuatla Christianity 95.0 % 0.0 %
 Triqui, Chicahuaxtla 6,000 Triqui, Chicahuaxtla Christianity 95.0 % 5.0 %
 Triqui, Copala 29,000 Triqui, Copala Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
 Triqui, San Martin Itunyoso 3,500 Triqui, San Martin Itunyoso Christianity 85.0 % 5.0 %
 Turk 400 Turkish Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tzeltal, Bachajon, Chiapas 138,000 Tzeltal Christianity 95.0 % 30.0 %
 Tzeltal, Oxchuc 328,000 Tzeltal Christianity 96.0 % 50.0 %
 Tzotzil, Chamula 180,000 Tzotzil Christianity 95.0 % 4.6 %
 Tzotzil, Chenalho 51,000 Tzotzil Christianity 94.0 % 8.6 %
 Tzotzil, Huixtan 30,000 Tzotzil Christianity 96.0 % 16.0 %
 Tzotzil, San Andres Larrainzar 74,000 Tzotzil Christianity 97.0 % 2.4 %
Tzotzil, Venustiano Carranza 5,000 Tzotzil Christianity 95.0 % 1.2 %
 Tzotzil, Zinacantan 37,000 Tzotzil Christianity 97.0 % 3.2 %
Venezualans 11,000 Spanish Christianity 85.0 % 10.8 %
Yaqui 15,000 Yaqui Christianity 95.0 % 1.8 %
Zapotec, Central Sola de Vega 6,000 Zapotec, Texmelucan Christianity 96.0 % 22.0 %
Zapotec, Lachiruaj 2,600 Zapotec, Yatee Christianity 90.0 % 2.6 %
Zapoteco, Albarradas 10,000 Zapotec, Santo Domingo Albarradas Christianity 95.0 % 2.7 %
 Zapoteco, Aloapam 4,300 Zapotec, Aloapam Christianity 96.0 % 9.5 %
Zapoteco, Amatlan 13,000 Zapotec, Amatlan Christianity 95.0 % 22.0 %
Zapoteco, Asuncion Mixtepec 3,600 Zapotec, Asuncion Mixtepec Christianity 96.0 % 2.0 %
Zapoteco, Ayoquesco 1,300 Zapotec, Ayoquesco Christianity 90.0 % 11.0 %
Zapoteco, Cajonos 7,100 Zapotec, Cajonos Christianity 96.0 % 7.6 %
 Zapoteco, Chichicapan 3,200 Zapotec, Chichicapan Christianity 95.0 % 1.5 %
Zapoteco, Choapan 14,000 Zapotec, Choapan Christianity 95.0 % 0.8 %
Zapoteco, Coatecas Altas 5,700 Zapotec, Coatecas Altas Christianity 90.0 % 2.0 %
Zapoteco, Coatlan 700 Zapotec, Coatlan Christianity 95.0 % 50.0 %
Zapoteco, El Alto 1,400 Zapotec, El Alto Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
Zapoteco, Elotepec 300 Zapotec, Elotepec Christianity 90.0 % 2.0 %
Zapoteco, Guevea de Humboldt 5,600 Zapotec, Guevea de Humboldt Christianity 95.0 % 18.6 %
Zapoteco, Guila 14,000 Zapotec, Guila Christianity 95.0 % 3.3 %
 Zapoteco, Istmo 128,000 Zapotec, Isthmus Christianity 97.0 % 7.4 %
Zapoteco, Ixtlan Sureste 8,700 Zapotec, Southeastern Ixtlan Christianity 95.0 % 1.7 %
 Zapoteco, Jalieza 2,500 Zapotec, San Juan Guelavia Christianity 75.0 % 1.0 %
Zapoteco, Lachiguiri 10,000 Zapotec, Lachiguiri Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
Zapoteco, Loxicha 88,000 Zapotec, Loxicha Christianity 95.0 % 8.0 %
Zapoteco, Mazaltepec 3,200 Zapotec, Mazaltepec Christianity 95.0 % 11.0 %
Zapoteco, Miahuatlan Central 1,200 Zapotec, Miahuatlan Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
Zapoteco, Mitla 34,000 Zapotec, Mitla Christianity 91.0 % 7.5 %
 Zapoteco, Mixtepec 10,000 Zapotec, Mixtepec Christianity 95.0 % 0.4 %
Zapoteco, Ocotlan Oeste 21,000 Zapotec, Ocotlan Christianity 96.0 % 3.0 %
Zapoteco, Ozolotepec 9,800 Zapotec, Ozolotepec Christianity 95.0 % 17.7 %
Zapoteco, Petapa 12,000 Zapotec, Petapa Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
Zapoteco, Quiavicuzas 6,000 Zapotec, Quiavicuzas Christianity 95.0 % 0.5 %
Zapoteco, Quioquitani y Quieri 5,900 Zapotec, Quioquitani-Quieri Christianity 90.0 % 1.0 %
Zapoteco, Rincon 37,000 Zapotec, Rincon Christianity 96.0 % 6.7 %
 Zapoteco, Rincon Sur 18,000 Zapotec, Southern Rincon Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
Zapoteco, San Agustin Mixtepec Unknown Zapotec, San Agustin Mixtepec Christianity 80.0 % 0.0 %
Zapoteco, San Baltazar Loxicha 2,300 Zapotec, San Baltazar Loxicha Christianity 85.0 % 23.0 %
Zapoteco, San Juan Guelavia 41,000 Zapotec, San Juan Guelavia Christianity 96.0 % 1.3 %
Zapoteco, San Pedro Quiatoni 19,000 Zapotec, San Pedro Quiatoni Christianity 70.0 % 2.0 %
Zapoteco, San Vicente Coatlan 4,000 Zapotec, San Vicente Coatlan Christianity 95.0 % 4.1 %
 Zapoteco, Santa Catarina Albarradas 1,500 Zapotec, Santa Catarina Albarradas Christianity 100.0 % 3.6 %
Zapoteco, Santa Ines Yatzechi 3,400 Zapotec, Santa Ines Yatzechi Christianity 95.0 % 2.2 %
 Zapoteco, Santa Maria Quiegolani 2,600 Zapotec, Santa Maria Quiegolani Christianity 70.0 % 0.7 %
Zapoteco, Santiago Lapaguia 7,300 Zapotec, Lapaguia-Guivini Christianity 85.0 % 5.0 %
Zapoteco, Santiago Xanica 3,800 Zapotec, Santiago Xanica Christianity 90.0 % 0.0 %
Zapoteco, Sierra de Juarez 6,000 Zapotec, Sierra de Juarez Christianity 95.0 % 27.5 %
 Zapoteco, Sola de Vega Este 9,800 Zapotec, Lachixio Christianity 95.0 % 7.0 %
Zapoteco, Tabaa 2,900 Zapotec, Tabaa Christianity 95.0 % 18.0 %
 Zapoteco, Tejalapan 6,900 Zapotec, Tejalapan Christianity 96.0 % 0.9 %
Zapoteco, Tilquiapam 5,800 Zapotec, Tilquiapan Christianity 85.0 % 1.0 %
 Zapoteco, Tlacolulita 1,400 Zapotec, Tlacolulita Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
Zapoteco, Totomachapan 1,500 Zapotec, Totomachapan Christianity 95.0 % 5.0 %
Zapoteco, Xadani 500 Zapotec, Xadani Christianity 95.0 % 0.6 %
Zapoteco, Xanaguia 3,800 Zapotec, Xanaguia Christianity 95.0 % 20.0 %
 Zapoteco, Yalalag 4,100 Zapotec, Yalalag Christianity 95.0 % 3.3 %
Zapoteco, Yareni 3,700 Zapotec, Yareni Christianity 96.0 % 6.0 %
Zapoteco, Yatee 3,800 Zapotec, Yatee Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
Zapoteco, Yatzachi 3,800 Zapotec, Yatzachi Christianity 95.0 % 8.0 %
 Zapoteco, Yautepec 500 Zapotec, Yautepec Christianity 96.0 % 0.1 %
Zapoteco, Zaachila 15,000 Zapotec, Zaachila Christianity 90.0 % 0.1 %
Zapoteco, Zaniza 1,200 Zapotec, Zaniza Christianity 95.0 % 21.0 %
 Zapoteco, Zoogocho 1,500 Zapotec, Zoogocho Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
Zoque, Chimalapa 6,800 Zoque, Chimalapa Christianity 95.0 % 44.4 %
Zoque, Copainala 15,000 Zoque, Copainala Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
 Zoque, Francisco Leon 30,000 Zoque, Francisco Leon Christianity 94.0 % 2.0 %
Zoque, Rayon 15,000 Zoque, Rayon Christianity 90.0 % 4.8 %
Zoque, Tabasco Unknown Zoque, Tabasco Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
  Totals:  330 124,129,000 3     94.8 % 8.4 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.4 %)
94.8 %
Ethnic Religions
1.8 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.6 %
Non-Religious
2.8 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
3.4 %
Orthodox
0.1 %
Other Christian
0.1 %
Protestant
7.2 %
Roman Catholic
89.2 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the People Group who lives in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by People Group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Mexico. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Mexico
  • Christian ministry in Mexico
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Ministry Listing
Below is a partial list of ministries that may work in Mexico or Central and South America. The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. This data is from circa 2006-2008 and is not being maintained by Joshua Project. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
In Mexico Size
Action International Ministries Medium
Advent Christian General Conference, World Missions Medium
Adventures in Missions Medium
American Baptist Churches of the USA, Int'l Ministries Medium
AmeriTribes Small
AMG International Large
AMOR Ministries Medium
Apostolic Christian Church Foundation, Missionary Committee Medium
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World Missions Medium
Audio Scripture Ministries Small
Avant Ministries Medium
Baptist Church Planters Medium
Baptist General Conference, International Ministries Medium
Baptist International Outreach Medium
Bethany International Ministries Medium
Biblical Ministries Worldwide Medium
Bread for a Hungry World Small
Brethren in Christ World Missions Medium
Calvary Commission Medium
Calvary International Medium
CAM International Medium
Childcare Worldwide Medium
Children's Haven International Small
Chosen People Ministries Small
Christ for the City Medium
Christ Mandate for Missions Medium
Christian Brethren Assemblies Large
Christian Outreach International Small
Christian Reformed World Missions Medium
Christians in Action Missions International Medium
CMF International Medium
Commission to Every Nation Medium
Compassion International Large
Congregational Methodist Church Small
CrossWorld Medium
Dayspring Outreach Ministries Small
DeNike Ministries Small
Elim Fellowship Medium
Encompass World Partners Medium
Equip, Incorporated Medium
Evangelical Baptist Missions Medium
Evangelical Congregational Church Small
Evangelical Covenant Church Medium
Evangelical Friends Mission Small
Evangelical Methodist Church Small
Evangelism Explosion International Medium
Faith Comes By Hearing Medium
Fellowship International Mission Medium
Floresta USA Medium
Foundation For His Ministry Medium
Foursquare Missions International Medium
Full Gospel Evangelistic Association Small
General Baptists International Small
Global Fellowship Medium
Global Force Mexico Small
Global Outreach International Medium
Global Outreach Mission Medium
Global Partners / Wesleyan World Missions Medium
Global Recordings Network Medium
Globe International Medium
Go Missions to Mexico Small
Go Ye Fellowship Medium
Good News Productions Medium
Gospel Fellowship Association Medium
Greater Grace World Outreach Missions Medium
Hope for the Hungry Medium
Impact International Medium
Independent Faith Mission Medium
International Family Missions Small
International Gospel Outreach Medium
International Partnership Ministries Medium
International Pentecostal Church of Christ Small
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and Missions Small
Latin America Mission Medium
Latin American Indian Ministries Small
Latin American Lutheran Mission Small
LOGOI Ministries Small
Luke Society, Incorporated Small
Map International Medium
Mexican Medical Ministries Small
Ministries in Action Small
Mission Ministries Medium
Mission to the World Medium
Missionary Gospel Fellowship Small
Missionary Ventures International Medium
Missions Door Medium
Navigators, International Missions Group Medium
New Life Advance International Small
North American Baptist Conference Medium
One Mission Society Medium
Open Bible Churches Small
Palm Missionary Ministries Small
Pentecostal Church of God World Missions Small
Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church World Witness Small
Presbyterian Evangelistic Fellowship Medium
Reformed Church in America Medium
Ripe for Harvest Incorporated Medium
Rosedale Mennonite Missions Medium
Seed International Small
Spanish World Ministries Medium
STEM International Small
TearFund UK Large
The Brethren Church Medium
The Church of God of the Apostolic Faith Small
The Mission Society Medium
Walk Thru the Bible Ministries Medium
Westminster Biblical Missions Medium
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod, World Missions Small
World Baptist Fellowship Mission Agency Medium
World Gospel Mission Medium
World Missions Far Corners Incorporated Large
World Witness, Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church Medium
World-Wide Missions Medium
Wycliffe Bible Translators Large
YUGO Ministries Small

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