|Regions with significant populations|
|Catholic, Evangelical, Maya religion|
|Related ethnic groups|
Most Mam (617,171) live in Guatemala, in the departments of Huehuetenango, San Marcos, and Quetzaltenango. The Mam people in Mexico (23,632) live principally in the Soconusco region of Chiapas.
Many Mam live in and around the nearby modern city of Huehuetenango. The city of Quetzaltenango or Xela was originally Mam. Many more Mam live in small hamlets in the mountains of northern Guatemala, keeping many of their native traditions. Many Mam are bilingual and speak both Spanish as well as the Mam language, part of the Maya language family, the latter typically as their first language.
- "Resultados Censo 2018" (PDF) (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Estadistica Guatemala. Retrieved 9 May 2020.
- Comisión Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indígenas (CDI) "Mames de Chiapas". CDI. 2006. Retrieved 2009-02-26.[dead link]
- "Radiografía del Pueblo Mam". ALMG. Retrieved 2008-05-27.[dead link]
- Ethnologue report for Guatemala Archived February 3, 2013, at the Wayback Machine
- A traditional Mayan horse race for the Todos Santos Mam Holiday
- Two Crosses of Todos Santos An anthropological study of the village focusing on religious ritual