Kekchi, Quecchi in El Salvador

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People Name General Kekchi
People Name in Country Kekchi, Quecchi
World Population 1,023,000
Total Countries 3
Indigenous No
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names K'ekchi', Quecchi
People ID 12608
ROP3 Code 104806

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Q'eqchi' (13,000 speakers)
Language Code kek   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Q'eqchi' (13,000 speakers)
Language Code kek   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Q'eqchi'

Primary Language:  Q'eqchi'

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1937-1986)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1961-1984)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1988-2001)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Q'eqchi'
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Li Santil hu
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Q'eqchi Bible
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.00 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
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 %
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
Photo Source The Masters View / Howard Erickson 
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