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Huasteco, San Francisco Chontala in Mexico

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
4,400 Huastec Christianity 85.00 % 1.00 %   

Huasteco, San Francisco Chontala in Mexico

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Country: Mexico
Continent: North America
Region: America, Latin
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Veracruz state: 60 villages; San Luis Potosí state: 12 villages; Cerro Azul on southeast edge, Tepetzintla on south edge, Tantima on north edge, Santa María Ixcatepec on west edge; Amatlán Tuxpan, Galeana y Zaragoza Vieja, San Francisco Chontla, Tamiahua, and Tancoco; east of Huasteco Veracruz-Llave.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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People Name in Country: Huasteco, San Francisco Chontala
People Name General: Huasteco, San Francisco Chontala
Alternate People Names:
Huasteco SuresteHuasteco, San Francisco Chontla
ROP3 Code: 114872
Joshua Project People ID: 18911
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 4,400
Population all Countries: 4,400
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Aztec
People Name General: Huasteco, San Francisco Chontala
Ethnic Code: MIR37g
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Huastec
Language Code (ISO): hus    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Nahuatl, Eastern Huasteca (Unknown)Spanish (Unknown)
Total Languages: 3
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity85.00 %(Evangelical: 1.00 %)
Ethnic Religions5.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious10.00 % 
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)
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Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1953-2000
New Testament:
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Huastec
Text / Printed MatterBible: An it jilchith cau cʼal i Ajatic ...
Text / Printed MatterBible: Nin tének káwintal an okˀóxl ...
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
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Huasteco, San Francisco Chontala in Mexico

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      Huasteco, San Francisco Chontala Mexico    
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