Zapoteco, Ocotlan Oeste in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Zapoteco, Ocotlan Oeste only in Mexico





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Zapoteco, Ocotlan Oeste (sah-poh-TEH-koh, oh-koht-LAHN oh-ESS-tay)
People Name in Country Zapoteco, Ocotlan Oeste
Population in Mexico 21,000
World Population 21,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Western Ocotlan Zapotec, Zapotec, Western Ocotlan, Zapoteco de Ocotlan, Zapoteco, Western Ocotlan, Oaxaca
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Zapoteco
People Name General Zapoteco, Ocotlan Oeste (sah-poh-TEH-koh, oh-koht-LAHN oh-ESS-tay)
Ethnic Code MIR37f
People ID 15379
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 Oaxaca.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Zapotec, Ocotlan (21,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Zapotec, Ocotlan 21,000

For Main Lanugage: Zapotec, Ocotlan

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1966)
New Testament Yes   (1983)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Luke Video
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Dizaʼquë shtë Dios con dizë
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
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 %
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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