Popoluca, Sierra in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Popoluca, Sierra only in Mexico





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People Name General Popoluca, Sierra (poh-poh-LOO-kah, see-AY-dah)
People Name in Country Popoluca, Sierra
Population in Mexico 44,000
World Population 44,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Highland Popoluca, Popoluca de la Sierra
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Zapoteco
People Name General Popoluca, Sierra (poh-poh-LOO-kah, see-AY-dah)
Ethnic Code MIR37z
People ID 12098
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 Veracruz.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

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

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1952-1965)
New Testament Yes   (1977-1997)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Jém jomipɨc trato jém iwatnewɨɨp tánomi Jesucristo Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Popoluca, Highland 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
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Christianity  (Evangelical 3.40 %)
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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