• PEOPLE NAME: YUCATEC OF MEXICO

Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Maya

Language: Spanish - (spa)

Alternate Name(s): Yucateco; Yucatec Maya; Yucatán Maya; Peninsular Maya

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Mexico

Also found in: Belize; United States

Population: 1,625,000

Global Population: 1,817,300


PEID: 39092

ROP: 111105

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Yucatec of Mexico, numbering 1,625,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Maya people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,817,300 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Spanish. The primary religion practiced by the Yucatec is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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