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
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
ZapotecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSan Juan Guelavía Zapotec - (zab)100,000
Zapotec, Tlacolula ValleyMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSan Juan Guelavía Zapotec - (zab)9,800
Carib Motilon, YukpaColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansSouth American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicYukpa - (yup)700
YucatecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsYucateco - (yua)180,000
YaquiMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianityYaqui - (yaq)22,500
Mixtec, Central TlaxiacoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicTijaltepec Mixtec - (xtl)6,110
TzotzilMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzotzil - (tzo)57,000
TzeltalMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzeltal - (tzh)64,100
PurepechaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicPurepecha - (tsz)11,500
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
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
Nahuatl, GuerreroMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)23,500
American, Spanish SpeakingUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanicChristianitySpanish - (spa)18,716,000
Chinantec, ChiltepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)550
Nahuatl, IsthmusMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)6,900
ArgentineArgentinaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanicChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)187,781
Mixtec, Northwestern TlaxiacoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)4,000
Mestizo, South AmericanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanicChristianitySpanish - (spa)8,575,000
MexicanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanicChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)11,726,672
Zapotec, IxtlanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)2,100
Mixtec, TlazoyaltepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)2,200
Zapotec, AyoquescoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)200

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