Otomi, Sierra Oriental in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Otomi, Sierra Oriental only in Mexico





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People Name General Otomi, Sierra Oriental (oh-toh-MEE, see-AY-dah or-ee-en-TAHL)
People Name in Country Otomi, Sierra Oriental
Population in Mexico 59,000
World Population 59,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Eastern Otomi, Otomi de la Sierra, Sierra, Sierra, Eastern
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Otomi
People Name General Otomi, Sierra Oriental (oh-toh-MEE, see-AY-dah or-ee-en-TAHL)
Ethnic Code MIR37d
People ID 14940
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 and Veracruz.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

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

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1951-2004)
New Testament Yes   (1974-2009)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Ra ʼdaʼyonhogui nangue ma Hmuhʉ ra Jesucristo Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Otomi, Eastern Highland Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
60.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
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