Chatino, Sierra Oriental in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Chatino, Sierra Oriental only in Mexico





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People Name General Chatino, Sierra Oriental (chah-TEE-noh, see-AY-dah oh-dee-en-TAHL)
People Name in Country Chatino, Sierra Oriental
Population in Mexico 2,300
World Population 2,300
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Chatino, Chatino, Lachao-Yolotepec, Chatino, Yolotepec Lachao, Juquila, Lachao-Yo, Lachao-Yolotepec Chatino, Oaxaca
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Zapoteco
People Name General Chatino, Sierra Oriental (chah-TEE-noh, see-AY-dah oh-dee-en-TAHL)
Ethnic Code MIR37f
People ID 11310
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 near Nopala.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Chatino, Eastern Highland Spanish
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Chatino, Eastern Highland Spanish
For Primary Language: Chatino, Eastern Highland

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (2012)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online Scripture (Talking Bibles) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.40 %)
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 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
100.0 %
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