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Chatino, Sierra Occidental in Mexico

Chatino, Sierra Occidental

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
11,000 Chatino, Western Highland Christianity 95.00 % 3.50 % No   

Chatino, Sierra Occidental in Mexico

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Country: Mexico
Continent: North America
Region: Latin 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: Juquila district, Panixtlahuaca, San Juan Quiahije, Yaitepec towns; Ixtapan, Tepenixtelahuaca, Ixpantepec, Amialtepec villages; some hamlets.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Chatino, Sierra Occidental
People Name General: Chatino, Sierra Occidental
Alternate People Names:
Chat, West HighlandChatino, San Miguel Panixtlahuaca, Juquila, Oaxaca
Chatino, West HighlandWest Highland Chatino
ROP3 Code: 110759
Joshua Project People ID: 15918
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: Chatino, Sierra Occidental
Ethnic Code: MIR37f
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Language
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Primary Language: Chatino, Western Highland
Language Code (ISO): ctp    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Panixtlahuaca Chatino
Dialect Code:3969
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 % 
Christianity95.00 %(Evangelical: 3.50 %)
Ethnic Religions2.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious3.00 % 
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 modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
COMIMEX Morelia Scale:Level 6   Church in spiritual growth
GSEC Status:Level 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1966-1991
New Testament:
1992
Complete Bible: None Reported
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 Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Chaʼ suʼwe nu nchkwiʼ chaʼ ʼ ...
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Chatino, Sierra Occidental in Mexico

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