Popoloca, Mezontla in Mexico

The Popoloca, Mezontla have only been reported in Mexico
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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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.


Prayer Points

* Scripture Prayers for the Popoloca, Mezontla in Mexico.


Profile Source:   Anonymous  
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Additional Info
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
Pronunciation poh-poh-LOH-kah, may-SOHNT-lah
World Population 2,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Del Sur Metzontla; Popoloca; Popoloca, Southern; Southern Popoloca
People ID 15058
ROP3 Code 109506
Country Mexico
Region America, Latin
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Puebla state: southwest of Tehuacan city, 1 town; Oaxaca state: border 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 Puebla state: southwest of Tehuacan city, 1 town; Oaxaca state: border area..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Popoloca, Mezontla (2,800 speakers)
Language Code pbe   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Popoloca, Mezontla (2,800 speakers)
Language Code pbe   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Popoloca, Mezontla

Primary Language:  Popoloca, Mezontla

Bible Translation Status:  Unspecified

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  
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