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Tlapaneco, Malinaltepec in Mexico

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
48,000 Me'phaa, Malinaltepec Christianity 97.00 % 0.70 %   

Tlapaneco, Malinaltepec in Mexico

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Country: Mexico
Continent: North America
Region: America, Latin
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Guerrero state: Acapulco municipality, San Martín del Jovero; Atlamajalcingo del Monte municipality, Huehuetepec, San Isidro Labrador and Zilacayotitlán; Iliatenco municipality, Alchipáhuac, and Aserradero, Cruztomáhuac, Iliatenco and San José Vista Hermosa; Malinaltepec municipality, Colombia de Guadalupe, El Rincón, El Tejocote, Malinaltepec, Moyotepec, Ojo de Agua, Paraje Montero, Tierra Colorada; San Luís Acatlán municipality, Pascala del Oro and Pueblo Hidalgo; Metlatónoc municipality, Francisco I. Madero, Juanacatlán and San Juan Puerto Montaña; Tlapa municipality, Las Pilas, San Pedro Acatlán and Santa María Tonaya;.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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People Name in Country: Tlapaneco, Malinaltepec
People Name General: Tlapaneco, Malinaltepec
Alternate People Names:
Eastern TlapanecTlapanec
ROP3 Code: 110097
Joshua Project People ID: 15510
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 48,000
Population all Countries: 48,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
People Cluster: Central American Indigenous, other
People Name General: Tlapaneco, Malinaltepec
Ethnic Code: MIR38a
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Me'phaa, Malinaltepec (48,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tcf    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity97.00 %(Evangelical: 0.70 %)
Ethnic Religions3.00 % 
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 larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
COMIMEX Morelia Scale:Level 4   Church in birth
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1971-2015
New Testament: None Reported
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)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Me'phaa, Malinaltepe ...
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
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Tlapaneco, Malinaltepec in Mexico

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      Tlapaneco, Malinaltepec Mexico    
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