• PEOPLE NAME: NORTHERN TLAPANEC OF UNITED STATES


PEID: 49289

ROP: 100034

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Other Central American Indigenous

Language: Acatepec Me'phaa - (tpx)

Alternate Name(s): Tlapanec, Acatepec; Tlapanec, Malinaltepec; Tlapanec, Tlacoapa; Mi’phàà Minuíí Mi’pa; Mè’phàà Mañuwìín; Me’pa; Me’pa Wí’ìn; Me’phaa; Western Tlapanec; Eastern Tlapanec

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: United States

Also found in: Mexico

Population: 15,000

Global Population: 166,000


PEID: 49289

ROP: 100034

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Northern Tlapanec of United States, numbering 15,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Other Central American Indigenous people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 166,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Acatepec Me'phaa. The primary religion practiced by the Northern Tlapanec is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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