Chontal de Oaxaca, Costa in Mexico


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

Population

1,350

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Chontal de Oaxaca, Costa (chohn-TAHL day wah-HA-kah, KOH-stah)
People Name in Country Chontal de Oaxaca, Costa
Population in Mexico 1,400
World Population 1,400
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Chontal, De La Costa, Chontal, Huamelulteco, Lowland Oaxaca Chontal, Tehuantepec
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Maya
People Name General Chontal de Oaxaca, Costa (chohn-TAHL day wah-HA-kah, KOH-stah)
Ethnic Code MIR37b
People ID 13123
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:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Chontal, Lowland Oaxaca (1,300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Chontal, Lowland Oaxaca 1,300
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1955)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 50.00 %)
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 %
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