Saramaccan in Suriname

Population

28,100

Christian

4.0%

Evangelical

0.80%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Suriname
Continent South America
Region Central and South America
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Central, along Saramacca and upper Suriname rivers. Refugees in Paramaribo

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People Name General Saramaccan
People Name in Country Saramaccan
ROP3 Code 108714
Joshua Project People ID 14765
Indigenous Yes
Population in Suriname 28,100
Least-Reached Yes
Alternate Names for People Group Bush Negro, Matawari Creole,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Saramaccan 28,144
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Affinity Bloc North American Peoples
People Cluster Afro-American, Northern
People Name General Saramaccan
Ethnic Code NFB68b
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Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
4.0%    ( Evangelical  0.80% )
Ethnic Religions
94.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
2.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
10.00%
Protestant
60.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
30.00%
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