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Saramaccan in French Guiana

Saramaccan

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
3,000 Saramaccan Christianity 85.00 % 0.80 %   

Saramaccan in French Guiana

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Country: French Guiana
Continent: South America
Region: America, Latin
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Widespread.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
 
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Saramaccan
People Name General: Saramaccan
Alternate People Names:
Bush NegroMatawari Creole
ROP3 Code: 108714
Joshua Project People ID: 14765
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 3,000
Population all Countries: 17,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: North American Peoples
People Cluster: Afro-American, Northern
People Name General: Saramaccan
Ethnic Code: NFB68b
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Language
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Primary Language: Saramaccan (3,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): srm    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity85.00 %(Evangelical: 0.80 %)
Ethnic Religions15.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant40.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic60.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 4   Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1974-2000
New Testament:
1991-2009Audio
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Saramaccan
Text / Printed MatterBible: Gadu Buku
Text / Printed MatterJesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Saramaccan in French Guiana

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