Popoloca, Mezontla in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Popoloca, Mezontla only in Mexico

Population

2,760

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
People Name General Popoloca, Mezontla (poh-poh-LOH-kah, may-SOHNT-lah)
People Name in Country Popoloca, Mezontla
Population in Mexico 2,760
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
Country Mexico
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Puebla
People Group Map Popoloca, Mezontla in Mexico PDF Version



Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Popoloca, Mezontla (2,800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Popoloca, Mezontla 2,800
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Category Resource
None reported  
Prayer Links
Global Prayer Digest: 2007-05-08
Global Prayer Digest: 2008-05-02

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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