Nahuatl, Sierra Negra in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Nahuatl, Sierra Negra only in Mexico





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People Name General Nahuatl, Sierra Negra (NAH-wahtl, see-AY-dah NAY-grah)
People Name in Country Nahuatl, Sierra Negra
Population in Mexico 30,000
World Population 30,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster Aztec
People Name General Nahuatl, Sierra Negra (NAH-wahtl, see-AY-dah NAY-grah)
Ethnic Code MIR37a
People ID 19671
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 South Puebla. 13 towns.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Nahuatl, Sierra Negra (30,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nahuatl, Sierra Negra 30,000
For Primary Language: Nahuatl, Sierra Negra

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2011)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
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 7.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
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 %
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