Cakchiquel, Central in Guatemala





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People Name General Cakchiquel, Central
People Name in Country Cakchiquel, Central
Population in Guatemala 224,000
World Population 228,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Cakchiquel, Central Cakchiquel
Country Guatemala
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country South, Chimaltenango Department, Yepocapa Municipality; San Martín Jilotepeque Municipality, in rural areas and San Martín and Santa Ana Chimaltenango towns; northwest of and near Guatemala City, San Juan Sacatepéquez; south of Antigua; west of Guatemala .   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kaqchikel (224,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kaqchikel 224,000
For Primary Language: Kaqchikel

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1902-1998)
New Testament Yes   (1931-2012)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Kaqchiquel Bible Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Ri c'ac'ac' Testamento pa kach'ab'al Text / Printed Matter
Bible: The New Testament in Cakchiquel South Central Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Kaqchikel, Central Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 30.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
5.0 %
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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