Popoloca, Mezontla in Mexico

Joshua Project has identified the Popoloca, Mezontla only in Mexico
Population
2,800
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

This group of people is losing it's culture and language. Most people under 40 do not speak Popoloca although some understand it. They do still practice their native trade of making and selling clay pots.


Profile Source:   Anonymous  
Expanded PDF Profile

Prayer Links:
Global Prayer Digest: 2007-05-08
Global Prayer Digest: 2008-05-02
Global Prayer Digest: 2015-05-26
People Name General Popoloca, Mezontla
People Name in Country Popoloca, Mezontla
Population in Mexico 2,800
World Population 2,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 4
Alternate Names Del Sur Metzontla, Popoloca, Popoloca, Southern, Southern Popoloca
People ID 15058
Country Mexico
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 40  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Puebla   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004
Country Mexico
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 40  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Puebla.   Source:  COMIMEX, 2004
Primary Language: Popoloca, Mezontla (2,800 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: pbe   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Unknown
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Popoloca, Mezontla (2,800 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: pbe   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Popoloca, Mezontla

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.50 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
2.00 %
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: Dave Markham  
Map Source: Anonymous  
Profile Source: Anonymous  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


Copyright © 2016 Joshua Project.  A ministry of Frontier Ventures.