People Group Highlights

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Displaying 31-60 of 94 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
Puerto RicanPuerto RicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanicChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)5,375,099
UruguayanUruguayAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanic Spanish - (spa)65,000
VenezuelanVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanic Spanish - (spa)240,165
KekchiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsKekchí - (kek)9,680
PoptiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsPopti' - (jac)14,500
MamGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMam - (mam)70,400
YucatecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsYucateco - (yua)180,000
TzotzilMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzotzil - (tzo)57,000
TzeltalMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzeltal - (tzh)64,100
CholMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicChol - (ctu)30,000
Kanjobal, EasternGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsQ'anjob'al - (kjb)23,000
MayanBelizeAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMopán Maya - (mop)4,695
ChujGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsChuj - (cac)400
QuicheGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsK'iche' - (quc)253,500
Mixtec, MixtepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicMixtepec Mixtec - (mix)750
Mixtec, Northwestern TlaxiacoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)4,000
Triqui, SoutheasternMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicChicahuaxtla Triqui - (trs)950
Mixtec, TlazoyaltepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)2,200
Mixtec, Western OaxacaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSilacayoapan Mixtec - (mks)6,400
Triqui, CopalaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicCopala Triqui - (trc)5,600
Mixtec, Southeastern GuerreroMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicMetlatónoc Mixtec - (mxv)16,500
Mixtec, Central TlaxiacoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicTijaltepec Mixtec - (xtl)6,110
CakchiquelGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsKaqchikel - (cak)124,000
MiskitoNicaraguaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsMískito - (miq)200
AguacatecoGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicAguacateco - (agu)1,300
PanamanianPanamaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)126,650
CocopaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsCocopa - (coc)1,010
PurepechaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicPurepecha - (tsz)11,500
Garifuna, CaribHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianityGarifuna - (cab)203,395
Tlapanec, NorthernMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicAcatepec Me'phaa - (tpx)14,000

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