Yaqui in Mexico





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Yaqui (YAH-kee)
People Name in Country Yaqui
Population in Mexico 15,000
World Population 38,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Aztec
People Name General Yaqui (YAH-kee)
Ethnic Code MIR37z
People ID 15992
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 Sonora.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Spanish Yaqui
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Spanish Yaqui
For Primary Language: Yaqui

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1959-1966)
New Testament Yes   (1977-2011)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Yoʼowe Jesukrijtota itom yaʼariakaʼu betchiʼbo juʼu b Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Yaqui 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 1.80 %)
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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