Tarahumara, Baja in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Tarahumara, Baja only in Mexico





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People Name General Tarahumara, Baja (tah-dah-oo-MAH-dah, BAH-hah)
People Name in Country Tarahumara, Baja
Population in Mexico 13,000
World Population 13,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Tarahumara Baja, Tarahumara, Oeste, Tarahumara, Western, Western Tarahumara
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Aztec
People Name General Tarahumara, Baja (tah-dah-oo-MAH-dah, BAH-hah)
Ethnic Code MIR37z
People ID 15383
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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Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Spanish Tarahumara, Western
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Spanish Tarahumara, Western

For Main Lanugage: Tarahumara, Western

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1975-1985)
New Testament Yes   (2008)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Onorúgame nila ra'íchali Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Tarahumara, Western Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.70 %)
85.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
5.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
25.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
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