Mixtec, San Juan Teita

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Mixteco de San Juan Teita, Teita Mixtec
Population

330 (2000 INALI). 35 monolinguals.

Location

Oaxaca, Tlaxiaco district, southeast of Tlaxiaco, San Juan Teita town.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Most prefer Mixtec for family and informal usage. Mainly older teens and adults. Positive attitudes. Also use Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: Possibly 40% in Spanish. Bilingual primary school. Bible portions: 1998.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].