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Chinanteco, Ojitlan in Mexico



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
49,000 Chinantec, Ojitlan Christianity 96.00 % 2.60 % No   

Chinanteco, Ojitlan 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:2
Location in Country:Oaxaca state: San Lucas Ojitlán, 4 towns and 15 hamlets; Hidalgotitlá, Minatitlán and Veracruz municipalities. Most relocated because a dam flooded their land in 1991.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Chinanteco, Ojitlan
People Name General: Chinanteco, Ojitlan
Alternate People Names:
Ojitlan ChinantecTuxtepec
ROP3 Code: 107609
Joshua Project People ID: 14131
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 49,000
Population all Countries: 49,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Zapoteco
People Name General: Chinanteco, Ojitlan
Ethnic Code: MIR37z
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Language
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Primary Language: Chinantec, Ojitlan (49,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): chj    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: 2.60 %)
Ethnic Religions4.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
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: 1955-1965
New Testament:
1968-2003Audio
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 New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video
 
 
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Chinanteco, Ojitlan in Mexico

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