Costa Chontal de Oaxaca in Mexico

The Chontal de Oaxaca, Costa have only been reported in Mexico
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People Name General Chontal de Oaxaca, Costa
People Name in Country Chontal de Oaxaca, Costa
Pronunciation chohn-TAHL day wah-HA-kah, KOH-stah
Natural Name Costa Chontal de Oaxaca
Natural Pronunciation KOH-stah chohn-TAHL day wah-HA-kah
Population this Country 1,400
Population all Countries 1,400
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Chontal, De La Costa; Chontal, Huamelulteco; Lowland Oaxaca Chontal; Tehuantepec
People ID 13123
ROP3 Code 105886
Country Mexico
Region America, Latin
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Oaxaca state: Tehuantepec district, San Pedro Huamelula and Santiago Astata.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Mexico
Region America, Latin
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Oaxaca state: Tehuantepec district, San Pedro Huamelula and Santiago Astata..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Chontal, Lowland Oaxaca (1,400 speakers)
Language Code clo   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Chontal, Lowland Oaxaca (1,400 speakers)
Language Code clo   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Chontal, Lowland Oaxaca

Primary Language:  Chontal, Lowland Oaxaca

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1955)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 50.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
3.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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