Popoloca, Mezontla in Mexico


Joshua Project has identified the Popoloca, Mezontla only in Mexico

Population

2,800

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Introduction / History

This group of people is losing it's culture and language. Most people under 40 do not speak Popoloca although some understand it. They do still practice their native trade of making and selling clay pots.



Profile Source:   Anonymous  

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Prayer Links
Global Prayer Digest: 2007-05-08
Global Prayer Digest: 2008-05-02
Global Prayer Digest: 2015-05-26
People Name General Popoloca, Mezontla (poh-poh-LOH-kah, may-SOHNT-lah)
People Name in Country Popoloca, Mezontla
Population in Mexico 2,800
World Population 2,800
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Del Sur Metzontla, Popoloca, Popoloca, Southern, Southern Popoloca
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Zapoteco
People Name General Popoloca, Mezontla (poh-poh-LOH-kah, may-SOHNT-lah)
Ethnic Code MIR37z
People ID 15058
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 Puebla.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Popoloca, Mezontla (2,800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Popoloca, Mezontla 2,800

For Main Lanugage: Popoloca, Mezontla


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.50 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
2.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
100.0 %
Photo Source: Dave Markham  
Map Source: Anonymous  
Profile Source: Anonymous  
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