Tepehuan, Suroeste in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Tepehuan, Suroeste only in Mexico





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People Name General Tepehuan, Suroeste (teh-pay-WAHN, soor-oh-ESS-tay)
People Name in Country Tepehuan, Suroeste
Population in Mexico 11,000
World Population 11,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Southwestern Tepehuan, Tepehuan Suroeste, Cerro Gordo, Tepehuano, Tepehuan, Southwestern
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Central American Indigenous, other
People Name General Tepehuan, Suroeste (teh-pay-WAHN, soor-oh-ESS-tay)
Ethnic Code MIR37z
People ID 15075
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 Mexico.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Tepehuan, Southwestern (11,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Tepehuan, Southwestern 11,000
For Primary Language: Tepehuan, Southwestern

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.04 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
10.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
100.0 %
Photo Source: Tim W. Meyer  
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