Jamaicans in Panama

Population

286,000

Christian

90.0%

Evangelical

28.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Jamaicans
People Name in Country Jamaicans
Population in Panama 286,000
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Panamanian Black
Affinity Bloc North American Peoples
People Cluster Afro-American, Northern
People Name General Jamaicans
Ethnic Code NFB68a
Country Panama
Continent North America
Region Central and South America
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Bocas del Toro, Colón, and Rio Abajo in Panama City

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Jamaican Creole English (286,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Jamaican Creole English 286,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (2012)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Jamaican Creole English

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 28.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
5.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
4.0 %
Independent
12.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
12.0 %
Protestant
43.0 %
Roman Catholic
29.0 %
Photo Source: The Masters View / Howard Erickson
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