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Maya, Yucatan in Belize

Maya, Yucatan

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,500 Maya, Yucatec Christianity 94.00 % 13.00 %   

Maya, Yucatan in Belize

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Country: Belize
Continent: North America
Region: Central and South America
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Cayo district: San Antonio and Succoths; possibly also Corozal and Orange Walk districts near the Mexico border.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
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People Name in Country: Maya, Yucatan
People Name General: Maya, Yucatan
Alternate People Names:
MayaMaya, De Yucatan Yucateco
YucatecYucatec, Maya
ROP3 Code: 111105
Joshua Project People ID: 16065
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 2,500
Population all Countries: 914,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Maya
People Name General: Maya, Yucatan
Ethnic Code: MIR37b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Maya, Yucatec
Language Code (ISO): yua    Ethnologue Listing
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 % 
Christianity94.00 %(Evangelical: 13.00 %)
Ethnic Religions6.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent4.00 %
Protestant15.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.50 %
Roman Catholic80.50 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1865-1985
New Testament:
Complete Bible: 1992
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Maya, Yucatec
Film / VideoMagdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Maya Bible
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
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Maya, Yucatan in Belize

Global                 Global
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    Maya     Central and South America    
      Maya, Yucatan Belize    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Maya, Yucatan in Belize          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Maya, Yucatec  
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