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Afro-Guyanese in Suriname

Afro-Guyanese

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
34,000 Guyanese Creole English Christianity 86.00 % 20.00 % No   

Afro-Guyanese in Suriname

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Country: Suriname
Continent: South America
Region: America, Latin
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Nickerie district: Courantyne river mouth.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Afro-Guyanese
People Name General: Afro-Guyanese
Alternate People Names:
GuaraoWarrau
ROP3 Code: 103602
Joshua Project People ID: 12013
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 34,000
Population all Countries: 417,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: North American Peoples
People Cluster: Afro-American, Northern
People Name General: Afro-Guyanese
Ethnic Code: NFB68a
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Language
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Primary Language: Guyanese Creole English (34,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): gyn    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity86.00 %(Evangelical: 20.00 %)
Ethnic Religions4.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious10.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic80.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 4   Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Yes
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Guyanese Creole Engl ...
 
 
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Afro-Guyanese in Suriname

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