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Displaying 1-30 of 94 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
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
YucatecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsYucateco - (yua)180,000
YaquiMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianityYaqui - (yaq)22,500
VenezuelanVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanic Spanish - (spa)240,165
UruguayanUruguayAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanic Spanish - (spa)65,000
TzotzilMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzotzil - (tzo)57,000
TzeltalMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzeltal - (tzh)64,100
Triqui, SoutheasternMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicChicahuaxtla Triqui - (trs)950
Triqui, CopalaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicCopala Triqui - (trc)5,600
Tlapanec, NorthernMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicAcatepec Me'phaa - (tpx)14,000
SurinamerSurinameEuropean PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAfro-Caribbean, DutchChristianity - ProtestantSranan Tongo - (srn)6,500
SalvadoranEl SalvadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanic Spanish - (spa)1,005,965
Saint LucianSaint LuciaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAfro-Caribbean, Anglophone Saint Lucian Creole French - (acf)36,740
QuileuteUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansQuechuaChristianityEnglish - (eng)425
QuicheGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsK'iche' - (quc)253,500
QuechuaPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansQuechuaEthnic ReligionsSouth Bolivian Quechua - (quh)1,100
PurepechaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicPurepecha - (tsz)11,500
PuinaveColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansSouth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsPuinave - (pui)300
Puerto RicanPuerto RicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanicChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)5,375,099
PoptiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsPopti' - (jac)14,500
PiapocoColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansSouth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsPiapoco - (pio)125

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