Zapoteco, Sierra de Juarez in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Zapoteco, Sierra de Juarez only in Mexico





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People Name General Zapoteco, Sierra de Juarez (sah-poh-TEH-koh, see-AY-dah day HWAH-dess)
People Name in Country Zapoteco, Sierra de Juarez
Population in Mexico 6,100
World Population 6,100
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Atepec, Atepec Zapotec, Ixtlan, Oaxaca, Sierra, Sierra de Juarez, Zapotec, Zapoteco
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Zapoteco
People Name General Zapoteco, Sierra de Juarez (sah-poh-TEH-koh, see-AY-dah day HWAH-dess)
Ethnic Code MIR37f
People ID 10475
Country Mexico
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 38  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Sierra Juarez.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Spanish Zapotec, Sierra de Juarez
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Spanish Zapotec, Sierra de Juarez
For Primary Language: Zapotec, Sierra de Juarez

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1951-1966)
New Testament Yes   (1970)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Ca titsaʼ de laʼlabani para iyate ca enneʼ Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Zapotec, Sierra de Juarez Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 27.50 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
3.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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