Totonac, Xicotepec de JuárezPrint
3,000 (2000 SIL). 500 monolinguals. Ethnic population: 13,700.
Northeast Puebla, Xicotepec de Juárez, and Veracruz. 30 towns.
Zihuateutla Totonac. 87% intelligibility of Ozumatlán [tqt] (most similar).
SVO; long words, affixes, clitics; nontonal.
Older adults use Totonac more than Spanish. Others use Spanish more than Totonac. Mainly adults. Negative attitudes. Possibly 200 can also speak some Tepehua, Nahuatl, Otomi.
Latin script [Latn].
Young people must leave area for jobs.