People Group Highlights

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
Zuni PuebloUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousChristianityZuni - (zun)6,981
ZimbabweanZimbabweSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Shona English - (eng)18,925
Zapotec, Zoogocho-YatzachiMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicZoogocho Zapotec - (zpq)1,500
Zapotec, YalalagMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicYalálag Zapotec - (zpu)3,000
Zapotec, Tlacolula ValleyMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSan Juan Guelavía Zapotec - (zab)9,800
Zapotec, Southern RinconMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)550
Zapotec, OcotlanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)1,800
Zapotec, LoxichaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)6,900
Zapotec, IxtlanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)2,100
Zapotec, CajonosMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicCajonos Zapotec - (zad)425
Zapotec, AyoquescoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)200
ZapotecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSan Juan Guelavía Zapotec - (zab)100,000
ZambianZambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-South English - (eng)8,325
ZaghawaSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanKanuri-SaharanIslamZaghawa - (zag)250
YurokUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American Indigenous English - (eng)5,700
YuchiUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American Indigenous English - (eng)2,100
YucatecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsYucateco - (yua)180,000
YorubaNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanYoruba Yoruba - (yor)26,340
Yokuts, ChuckchansiUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousChristianityEnglish - (eng)2,500
YiddishUnited StatesNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesJewsJews Eastern Yiddish - (ydd)226,860
YazidisIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianKurdEthnic Religions - Other / MarginalNorthern Kurdish - (kmr)1,050
YaquiMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianityYaqui - (yaq)22,500
YapeseMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityYapese - (yap)700
YaoChinaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesYao-MienEthnic ReligionsKim Mun - (mji)26,500
YakimaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousChristianityYakama - (yak)10,200
WyandotCanadaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American Indigenous English - (eng)3,200
Woleai-UlithiMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianity - ProtestantUlithian - (uli)100
WiyotUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousChristianityEnglish - (eng)500
WintuUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American Indigenous English - (eng)2,700
WinnebagoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousChristianityHo-Chunk - (win)6,900

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