Mixtec, Tututepec

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Mixteco de San Pedro Tututepec, Mixteco de Villa de Tututepec
Population

1,020 (2000 INALI). Ethnic population: 30,000 (1990 census).

Location

Oaxaca. San Pedro Tututepec, Santa María Acatepec, Santa Cruz Tututepec, and other towns.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Santa María Acatepec. 61% intelligibility of Ixtayutla [vmj] (most similar), 50% of Pinotepa [mio].

Language Use

Most vigorous in Acatepec, but young people don’t use Mixtec. Mainly older adults. Also use Spanish [spa].

Writing
Latin script.