Acadian, Cajun in United States

Population

26,700

Christian

90.0%

Evangelical

4.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Cajun
People Name in Country Acadian, Cajun
Population in United States 26,700
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
Country United States
Continent North America
Region North America and Caribbean
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Southern Louisiana west of the Mississippi as far north as Avoyelles, Evangeline, Allen, and Calcasieu parishes

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
French, Cajun (27,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
French, Cajun 27,000
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
90%    ( Evangelical  4.0% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
10.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
10.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
90.00%
Photo Source: Margaret Savard
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