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Tzotzil, Chamula in Mexico

Tzotzil, Chamula

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
182,000 Tzotzil Christianity 95.00 % 4.60 %   

Tzotzil, Chamula 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:1
Location in Country:Central Chiapas, Venustiano Carranza municipality, Venustiano Carranza, El Puerto, and El Paraiso de Grijalva towns; West central Chiapas, San Juan Chamula, Huitiupan, Simojovel, San Juan del Bosque, San Cristóbal Las Casas, Bochil, Pueblo Nuevo Solistahuacan, Ocozocoautla, Ixtapa (Nibak), Jitotol, Teopisca, Amatan, and Ishuatan; Chiapas, Chenalhó and Huixtán regions.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Tzotzil, Chamula
People Name General: Tzotzil, Chamula
Alternate People Names:
ChamulaChamula Tzotzil
ChiapasTzotzil
ROP3 Code: 102005
Joshua Project People ID: 11304
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 182,000
Population all Countries: 185,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Maya
People Name General: Tzotzil, Chamula
Ethnic Code: MIR37b
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Language
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Primary Language: Tzotzil (182,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tzo    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Chamula
Dialect Code:2641
Total Languages: 1
   
 
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity95.00 %(Evangelical: 4.60 %)
Ethnic Religions5.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant25.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic75.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
COMIMEX Morelia Scale:Level 7   Autonomous, contextualized, self-supporting, self-governed, reproducing Church
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1951-1995
New Testament:
1975-1995Audio
Complete Bible: 1997-2001
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)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Tzotzil
Film / Video
Text / Printed MatterBible: Achʼ Testamento: Jaʼ scʼoplal ...
Text / Printed MatterBible: Bible in Tzotzil de Chamula
Text / Printed MatterBible: Bible in Tzotzil de Chenalhó wit ...
Text / Printed MatterBible: Sc'op riox: ja' li' yaloj ti chac ...
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Tzotzil, Chamula in Mexico

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