Acadian, Cajun in United States



Population

27,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Cajun
People Name in Country Acadian, Cajun
Population in United States 27,000
World Population 55,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Arcadian, Cajan, Cajun French
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster French
People Name General Cajun
Ethnic Code CEW21c
People ID 19005
Country United States
Region North America and Caribbean
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southern Louisiana west of the Mississippi as far north as Avoyelles, Evangeline, Allen, and Calcasieu parishes.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
French, Cajun (27,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
French, Cajun 27,000
For Primary Language: French, Cajun

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
10.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
90.0 %
Photo Source: Margaret Savard  
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