Miskito in Nicaragua

Population

208,000

Christian

90%

Evangelical

4.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Nicaragua
Continent North America
Region Central and South America
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Zalaya Department, North Atlantic Autonomous Region (RAAN), from Pearl Lagoon to Black River, coast and lowlands; a concentration in Puerto Cabeza City; Prinzapolka, Tronquera, San Carlos (Río Coco), Waspam, Leimus, Bocana de Paiwas, Karawala, Sangnilaya,

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People Name General Miskito
People Name in Country Miskito
ROP3 Code 106671
Joshua Project People ID 13739
Indigenous Yes
Population in Nicaragua 208,000
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group Misquito, Mosquito, Nicaraguan Black,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Miskito 207,894
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Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Central American Indigenous, other
People Name General Miskito
Ethnic Code MIR37z
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Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
90%    ( Evangelical  4.0% )
Ethnic Religions
5.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
5.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
15.00%
Protestant
60.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
25.00%
Photo Source: Jim Palmer
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