Bachajon Tzeltal in Mexico

The Tzeltal, Bachajon have only been reported in Mexico
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Tzeltal, Bachajon
People Name in Country Tzeltal, Bachajon
Pronunciation tsel-TAHL, bah-chah-HOHN
Natural Name Bachajon Tzeltal
Natural Pronunciation bah-chah-HOHN tso-TSEEL
World Population 141,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Lowland Tzeital; Lowland Tzeltal
People ID 13126
ROP3 Code 105889
Country Mexico
Region America, Latin
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Chiapas: Oxchuc area.   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 Chiapas: Oxchuc area..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Tzeltal (141,000 speakers)
Language Code tzh   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Bachajon
Dialect Code 859   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Tzeltal (141,000 speakers)
Language Code tzh   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Bachajon
Dialect Code 859   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Tzeltal

Primary Language:  Tzeltal

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1947-1967)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1993)
Bible-Complete Yes  (2001-2008)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tzeltal
Film / Video Luke Video, Genesis Video
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible in Tzeltal Bachajón
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible in Tzeltal de Oxchuc y Tenejapa
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
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 30.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
100.0 %
Photo Source Anonymous 
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