Chatino, Sierra Occidental in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Chatino, Sierra Occidental only in Mexico





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People Name General Chatino, Sierra Occidental (chah-TEE-noh, see-AY-dah oaks-ee-den-TAHL)
People Name in Country Chatino, Sierra Occidental
Population in Mexico 20,000
World Population 20,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Chat, West Highland, Chatino, San Miguel Panixtlahuaca, Juquila, Oaxaca, Chatino, West Highland, West Highland Chatino
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Zapoteco
People Name General Chatino, Sierra Occidental (chah-TEE-noh, see-AY-dah oaks-ee-den-TAHL)
Ethnic Code MIR37f
People ID 15918
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 Juquila.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Chatino, Western Highland: Panixtlahuaca Spanish
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Chatino, Western Highland: Panixtlahuaca Spanish

For Main Lanugage: Chatino, Western Highland

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1966-1991)
New Testament Yes   (1992)
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chaʼ suʼwe nu nchkwiʼ chaʼ ʼin Jesucristo nu nka xʼna
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.50 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
3.00 %
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 %
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