Mazateco, Soyaltepec in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Mazateco, Soyaltepec only in Mexico





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People Name General Mazateco, Soyaltepec (mah-sah-TEH-koh, so-yahl-teh-PEK)
People Name in Country Mazateco, Soyaltepec
Population in Mexico 36,000
World Population 36,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Mazateco, Mazateco, San Miguel Soyoltepec, Tuxtepec, Oaxaca, San Miguel Soyaltepec, San Miguel Soyatepec Mazateco, Soyaltepec Mazatec
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Zapoteco
People Name General Mazateco, Soyaltepec (mah-sah-TEH-koh, so-yahl-teh-PEK)
Ethnic Code MIR37z
People ID 14710
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 northern Oaxaca.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Spanish Mazatec, Soyaltepec: Mazateco, Soyaltepec
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Spanish Mazatec, Soyaltepec: Mazateco, Soyaltepec
For Primary Language: Mazatec, Soyaltepec

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.40 %)
93.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
3.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
20.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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