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Mazateco, Ixcatlan in Mexico

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
11,000 Mazatec, Ixcatlan Christianity 96.00 % 0.50 % Not available   

Mazateco, Ixcatlan in Mexico

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Country: Mexico
Continent: North America
Region: Central and South America
Persecution Rank:39 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Oaxaca state: Chichicazapa, Nuevo Ixcatlán, and San Pedro Ixcatlán.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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People Name in Country: Mazateco, Ixcatlan
People Name General: Mazateco, Ixcatlan
Alternate People Names:
Mazateco de IxcatlanMazateco, San Pedro Ixcatlan, Tuxtepec, Oaxaca
San Pedro Ixcatlan MazatecSan Pedro Mazatec
ROP3 Code: 108625
Joshua Project People ID: 14713
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 11,000
Population all Countries: 11,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Zapoteco
People Name General: Mazateco, Ixcatlan
Ethnic Code: MIR37z
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Mazatec, Ixcatlan
Language Code (ISO): mzi    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Mazateco, Ixcatlan
Dialect Code:13874
Secondary Languages:
Spanish (Unknown)
Total Languages: 2
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity96.00 %(Evangelical: 0.50 %)
Ethnic Religions2.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious2.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic100.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
COMIMEX Morelia Scale:Level 4   Church in birth
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 2012
New Testament:
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
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Mazateco, Ixcatlan in Mexico

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People Cluster
    Zapoteco     Central and South America    
      Mazateco, Ixcatlan Mexico    
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