Otomi, Mezquital in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Otomi, Mezquital only in Mexico





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People Name General Otomi, Mezquital (oh-toh-MEE, mess-kee-TAHL)
People Name in Country Otomi, Mezquital
Population in Mexico 149,000
World Population 149,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Mezquital Otomi, Otomi de la Valle de Mezquital
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Otomi
People Name General Otomi, Mezquital (oh-toh-MEE, mess-kee-TAHL)
Ethnic Code MIR37d
People ID 13698
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 Hidalgo.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Otomi, Mezquital (149,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Otomi, Mezquital 149,000
For Primary Language: Otomi, Mezquital

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1951-2008)
New Testament Yes   (1970)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Ra 'Ra'yo Testamento Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Otomi, Mezquital 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 9.00 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
2.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
30.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
70.0 %
Photo Source: Dave Markham  
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