PEID: 39070

ROP: 110094

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Zapotec

Language: Tlacoatzintepec Chinantec - (ctl)

Alternate Name(s): Chinantec, Tlacoatzintepec; Chinantec, Sochiapam; Chinantec, Usila; Cuicatlan

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Mexico

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Population: 20,500

Global Population: 20,500

PEID: 39070

ROP: 110094

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Northwestern Chinantec of Mexico, numbering 20,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Zapotec people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Mexico. Their primary language is Tlacoatzintepec Chinantec. The primary religion practiced by the Northwestern Chinantec 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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