Mixtec, Apasco-Apoala

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Apasco Mixtec, Apoala Mixtec, Mixteco de Santiago Apoala, Northern Nochixtlán Mixtec
Population

10,000 (1990 SIL). 1,000 monolinguals (1990).

Location

Oaxaca, north northwest of Nochixtlán, San Miguel Chicahua, Jocotipac, Santa María Apasco, San Miguel Huautla, Nduayaco, and other towns.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

26% intelligibility of Southern Puebla Mixtec [mit].

Language Use

Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Bible portions: 1966.
Writing
Latin script.