Chorti in Guatemala





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People Name General Chorti
People Name in Country Chorti
Population in Guatemala 44,000
World Population 50,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Cholti
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Maya
People Name General Chorti
Ethnic Code MIR37b
People ID 11372
Country Guatemala
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Eastern border with Honduras.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Ch'orti': Chorti (44,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ch'orti': Chorti 44,000
For Primary Language: Ch'orti'

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1969-1981)
New Testament Yes   (1997-2012)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: E ojroner xeʼ imbʼutz tuaʼ Cawinquirar Jesucristo Text / Printed Matter
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.00 %)
97.00 %
Ethnic Religions
3.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
75.0 %
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