• PEOPLE NAME: CHUJ OF GUATEMALA


PEID: 24708

ROP: 108618

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Maya

Language: Chuj - (cac)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Guatemala

Also found in: Mexico; United States

Population: 64,500

Global Population: 68,625


PEID: 24708

ROP: 108618

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Chuj of Guatemala, numbering 64,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Maya people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 68,625 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Chuj. The primary religion practiced by the Chuj is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Church founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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