Kanjobal, Eastern in Guatemala





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People Name General Kanjobal, Eastern (kahn-joh-BAHL)
People Name in Country Kanjobal, Eastern
Population in Guatemala 120,000
World Population 199,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Conob, Eastern Kanjobal, Kanjobal
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Maya
People Name General Kanjobal, Eastern (kahn-joh-BAHL)
Ethnic Code MIR37b
People ID 11695
Country Guatemala
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Huehuetenango Department, Santa Eulalia.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Q'anjob'al (120,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Q'anjob'al 120,000
For Primary Language: Q'anjob'al

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1942-1953)
New Testament Yes   (1955-1973)
Complete Bible Yes   (1989)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Kanjobal Bible Text / Printed Matter
God's Story Video 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
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
94.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
2.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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