People Group Highlights

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Displaying 1-30 of 42 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
Chatino, CentralMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)2,200
Chatino, YaitepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicWestern Highland Chatino - (ctp)425
Chatino, ZenzontepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicZenzontepec Chatino - (czn)1,600
Chinantec, ChiltepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansZapotecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)550
CholMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicChol - (ctu)30,000
CocopaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsCocopa - (coc)1,010
CoraMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecEthnic ReligionsEl Nayar Cora - (crn)550
HuicholMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)6,100
KumiaiMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianitySpanish - (spa)150
MexicanMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansHispanicChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)11,726,672
Mixtec, Central TlaxiacoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicTijaltepec Mixtec - (xtl)6,110
Mixtec, MixtepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicMixtepec Mixtec - (mix)750
Mixtec, Northwestern TlaxiacoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)4,000
Mixtec, Southeastern GuerreroMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicMetlatónoc Mixtec - (mxv)16,500
Mixtec, TlazoyaltepecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)2,200
Mixtec, Western OaxacaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicSilacayoapan Mixtec - (mks)6,400
Nahuatl, CentralMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)48,500
Nahuatl, GuerreroMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)23,500
Nahuatl, HuastecaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)76,000
Nahuatl, IsthmusMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)6,900
Nahuatl, Northern PueblaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)16,000
Nahuatl, Southeastern PueblaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicSoutheastern Puebla Nahuatl - (npl)24,000
Nahuatl, TenangoMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecChristianity - Roman CatholicZacatlán-Ahuacatlán-Tepetzintla Nahuatl - (nhi)7,150
Otomi, ValleyMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOtomiChristianity - Roman CatholicSpanish - (spa)45,000
PurepechaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicPurepecha - (tsz)11,500
Tlapanec, NorthernMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousChristianity - Roman CatholicAcatepec Me'phaa - (tpx)14,000
Triqui, CopalaMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicCopala Triqui - (trc)5,600
Triqui, SoutheasternMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMixtecoChristianity - Roman CatholicChicahuaxtla Triqui - (trs)950
TzeltalMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzeltal - (tzh)64,100
TzotzilMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzotzil - (tzo)57,000

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