Chorotega
Indigenous Group Chorotega (Also known as: Cholutega, Choluteca, Mangue, Diria, Orotina)
Location Costa Rica, Nicoya Peninsula, Province of Guanacaste, Guaitil village. Also in Honduras and Nicaragua
Estimated Population 795 (2000, Wikipedia)
Environment Dry / Tropical / Forest
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Handicraft Sales / Pottery
Level of Assimilation Completely Assimilated
Language Family Spanish, Chorotega (extinct)
Classification: Oto-Manguean, Chiapanec-Mangue
Dialects: Chorotega, Diria, Nagrandan, Nicoya, Orisi, Orotinya (Orotina)
Website URLs Costa Rica Art
CostaRicanMarket.com
High Beam Encyclopedia
Indian Languages of Mexico and Central America
Republic of Costa Rica
NGOs None found