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Chontal, Tabasco in Mexico



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
40,000 Chontal, Tabasco Christianity 96.00 % 4.30 % No   

Chontal, Tabasco in Mexico

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Country: Mexico
Continent: North America
Region: America, Latin
Persecution Rank:39 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:3
Location in Country:Tabasco state: 21 towns north-central and south.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Chontal, Tabasco
People Name General: Chontal, Tabasco
Alternate People Names:
Chontal of TabascoChontal, De Tabasco Tapotzingo
Tabasco Chontal
ROP3 Code: 109673
Joshua Project People ID: 15159
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 40,000
Population all Countries: 40,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Maya
People Name General: Chontal, Tabasco
Ethnic Code: MIR37b
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Language
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Primary Language: Chontal, Tabasco (40,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): chf    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity96.00 %(Evangelical: 4.30 %)
Ethnic Religions4.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant30.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic70.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
COMIMEX Morelia Scale:Level 6   Church in spiritual growth
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1952-1966
New Testament:
1977Audio
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)
Text / Printed MatterBible: U Chʼuʼul Tʼan Dios
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Chontal, Tabasco in Mexico

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