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Acadian, Cajun in United States

Acadian, Cajun

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
27,000 French, Cajun Christianity 90.00 % 4.00 % Not available Not available   

Acadian, Cajun in United States

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Country: United States
Continent: North America
Region: North America and Caribbean
10/40 Window: No
Total States on file:24
Location in Country:Louisiana: west of the Mississippi to Allen, Avoyelles, Calcasieu, and Evangeline parishes; Texas: small border area west of Sabine river, east of Beaumont.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Acadian, Cajun
People Name General: Cajun
Alternate People Names:
ArcadianCajan
Cajun French
ROP3 Code: 114904
Joshua Project People ID: 19005
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 27,000
Population all Countries: 55,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster: French
People Name General: Cajun
Ethnic Code: CEW21c
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: French, Cajun (27,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): frc    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity90.00 %(Evangelical: 4.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious10.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic90.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 2   Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Questionable translation need
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Acadian, Cajun in United States

Peoples
               
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    French     North America and Caribbean    
     
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      Cajun United States    
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            Acadian, Cajun in United States          
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      Christianity     French, Cajun  
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