Digital Language Vitality | Highland Oaxaca Chontal

Highland Oaxaca Chontal (chd)



English name Highland Oaxaca Chontal
Native name
SIL code chd
Alternative names alto chontal de oaxaca, bajo chontal de oaxaca, chontal, chontal de de la oaxaca sierra, chontal de oaxaca sierra, chontal highland, chontal highland oaxaca, chontal oaxaca of, chontalhighland, mountain tequistlatec, mountain tequistlateco, tequistlatec, tequistlateco
Speakers L1: 2,420 (ethnologue),
L1: 3,213 (aggregate),
L1: 3,600 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 3,413 (Perfil sociodeomgráfico de la población que habla lengua indígena” . Instituto Nacional),
L1: 3,600 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 2,410 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO )
Country Mexico
Region Central America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code chd_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 6b
In yes
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) dead

Language packs

Windows10 input method no
Mac input no
Ubuntu input no
Windows language pack no
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack no
Firefox language pack no
Firefox dictionary no
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia no
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 2
Primary texts all 2
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 3
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 7
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 15
Any resource about the language 23


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 3
Number of words 144,270
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation no

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 252,572
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On yes
Uriel features 7
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no