People Group Highlights

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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
Afro-SeminoleUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAfro-American, HispanicEthnic ReligionsAfro-Seminole Creole - (afs)500
CakchiquelGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsKaqchikel - (cak)124,000
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
MiskitoNicaraguaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsMískito - (miq)200
CocopaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsCocopa - (coc)1,010
PiapocoColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansSouth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsPiapoco - (pio)125
CoraMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecEthnic ReligionsEl Nayar Cora - (crn)550
PuinaveColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansSouth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsPuinave - (pui)300
QuechuaPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansQuechuaEthnic ReligionsSouth Bolivian Quechua - (quh)1,100
Kanjobal, EasternGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsQ'anjob'al - (kjb)23,000
ChujGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsChuj - (cac)400
QuicheGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsK'iche' - (quc)253,500
KuripakoVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAmazonEthnic ReligionsCurripaco - (kpc)250
Nahuatl, CentralMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)48,500
Otomi, ValleyMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOtomiChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)45,000
Nahuatl, Northern PueblaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)16,000
Chatino, YaitepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicWestern Highland Chatino - (ctp)425
Nahuatl, GuerreroMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)23,500
Chinantec, ChiltepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)550
Nahuatl, IsthmusMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)6,900
Mixtec, MixtepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicMixtepec Mixtec - (mix)750
Nahuatl, Southeastern PueblaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSoutheastern Puebla Nahuatl - (npl)24,000
ArgentineArgentinaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanicChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)187,781
Mixtec, Northwestern TlaxiacoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)4,000
Zapotec, YalalagMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicYalálag Zapotec - (zpu)3,000
Zapotec, Zoogocho-YatzachiMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicZoogocho Zapotec - (zpq)1,500
Zapotec, CajonosMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicCajonos Zapotec - (zad)425

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