people of southern Mexico and northern Central America
|Regions with significant populations|
|Mexico, Guatemala, Belize and Honduras|
|Mayan languages, Spanish and English|
|Christianity (predominantly Roman Catholic) and Maya religion|
The most populations of Maya are in the Mexican states of Yucatán, Campeche, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, and Chiapas, and in the Central American countries of Belize, Guatemala, and the western portions of Honduras and El Salvador.