Nahuatl, Central Huasteca in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Nahuatl, Central Huasteca only in Mexico





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People Name General Nahuatl, Central Huasteca (NAH-wahtl, sen-TRAHL wah-STEH-kah)
People Name in Country Nahuatl, Central Huasteca
Population in Mexico 259,000
World Population 259,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Aztec
People Name General Nahuatl, Central Huasteca (NAH-wahtl, sen-TRAHL wah-STEH-kah)
Ethnic Code MIR37a
People ID 19546
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 Hidalgo, Veracruz, and San Louis Potosi states.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Nahuatl, Central Huasteca (259,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nahuatl, Central Huasteca 259,000
For Primary Language: Nahuatl, Central Huasteca

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2003)
New Testament Yes
Complete Bible Yes   (2005)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Icamanal toteco; Santa Biblia Text / Printed Matter
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.00 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
25.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
25.0 %
Photo Source: Jay Walthall  
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