Zapoteco, Petapa in Mexico

The Zapoteco, Petapa have only been reported in Mexico
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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Zapoteco, Petapa
People Name in Country Zapoteco, Petapa
Pronunciation sah-poh-TEH-koh, pay-TAH-pah
World Population 13,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names S Maria Petapa Zapotec, Zapotec, South Maria Petapa, Zapoteco, Petapa, Juchitan, Oaxaca
People ID 14608
ROP3 Code 108467
Country Mexico
Region Latin America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 39  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Oaxaca state: Juchitán district, Santa María Petapa and Santo Domingo Petapa north of the isthmus.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Mexico
Region Latin America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 39  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Oaxaca state: Juchitán district, Santa María Petapa and Santo Domingo Petapa north of the isthmus..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Zapotec, Petapa
Language Code zpe   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Spanish
Primary Language Zapotec, Petapa
Language Code zpe   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
  Spanish
People Groups Speaking Zapotec, Petapa

Primary Language:  Zapotec, Petapa

Bible Translation Status:  Translation Needed

Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.00 %)
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
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
100.0 %
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