Jamaicans in United States

Population

159,000

Christian

83.0%

Evangelical

28.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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People Name General Jamaicans
People Name in Country Jamaicans
Population in United States 159,000
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

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
English (Unknown) Jamaican Creole English (Unknown)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
English Jamaican Creole English
Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
83%    ( Evangelical  28% )
Ethnic Religions
10.00%
Hinduism
1.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
5.00%
Other / Small
1.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
4.00%
Independent
12.00%
Protestant
43.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
36.00%
Roman Catholic
5.00%
Photo Source: The Masters View / Howard Erickson
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