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Tzeltal, Oxchuc in Mexico

Tzeltal, Oxchuc

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
332,000 Tzeltal Christianity 96.00 % 50.00 %   

Tzeltal, Oxchuc 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:Chiapas: Oxchuc area.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Tzeltal, Oxchuc
People Name General: Tzeltal, Oxchuc
Alternate People Names:
Highland TzeltalTzeital, Oxchuc
ROP3 Code: 103775
Joshua Project People ID: 12100
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 332,000
Population all Countries: 333,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Maya
People Name General: Tzeltal, Oxchuc
Ethnic Code: MIR37b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Tzeltal (332,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tzh    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: 50.00 %)
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 significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
COMIMEX Morelia Scale:Level 7   Autonomous, contextualized, self-supporting, self-governed, reproducing Church
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1947-1967
New Testament:
1993Audio
Complete Bible: 2002
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 Tzeltal
Film / Video
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Bible in Tzeltal Bachajón
Text / Printed MatterBible: Bible in Tzeltal de Oxchuc y Tene ...
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Tzeltal, Oxchuc in Mexico

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