Sierra Chontal de Oaxaca in Mexico

The Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra have only been reported in Mexico
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People Name General Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra
People Name in Country Chontal de Oaxaca, Sierra
Natural Name Sierra Chontal de Oaxaca
Pronunciation see-AIR-ah chohn-TAHL day wah-HA-kah
Population this Country 2,700
Population all Countries 2,700
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Chontal, De La Sierra; Highland Oaxaca Chontal
People ID 12097
ROP3 Code 103772
Country Mexico
Region America, Latin
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 43  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Oaxaca state: San José Chiltepec, San Lucas Ixcatepec, and 15 towns west of Tehuantepec isthmus.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Mexico
Region America, Latin
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 43  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Oaxaca state: San José Chiltepec, San Lucas Ixcatepec, and 15 towns west of Tehuantepec isthmus..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language:  Chontal, Highland Oaxaca

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1963-1980)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1991-2009)
Bible-Complete No
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Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chontal, Highland Oaxaca
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 28.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
3.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Photo Source Dave Markham 
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