Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra in Mexico


Joshua Project has identified the Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra only in Mexico

Population

3,080

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra (chohn-TAHL day wah-HA-kah, see-AY-dah)
People Name in Country Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra
Population in Mexico 3,100
World Population 3,100
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Chontal, De La Sierra, Highland Oaxaca Chontal
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Maya
People Name General Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra (chohn-TAHL day wah-HA-kah, see-AY-dah)
Ethnic Code MIR37b
People ID 12097
Country Mexico
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country southern Oaxaca.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Chontal, Highland Oaxaca Spanish
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Chontal, Highland Oaxaca Spanish
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1963-1980)
New Testament Yes   (1991)
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Lataiquiʼ loyaʼapa iƚe al cʼa lixpicʼepa L̵anDios
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 28.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
3.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Photo Source: Dave Markham  
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