• PEOPLE NAME: YUCATEC OF BELIZE

Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Maya

Language: Yucateco - (yua)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Other / Marginal

Country: Belize

Also found in: Mexico; United States

Population: 5,200

Global Population: 1,806,200


PEID: 16209

ROP: 111105

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Yucatec of Belize, numbering 5,200, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Maya people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,806,200 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Yucateco. The primary religion practiced by the Yucatec is marginal Christianity, a form of religion with roots in Christianity but not theologically Christian.


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