Jamaicans in Costa Rica


Population
65,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Jamaicans
People Name in Country Jamaicans
Population in Costa Rica 65,000
World Population 3,703,100
Total Countries 14
Indigenous No
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Panamanian Black
People ID 12316
ROP3 Code 104168
Country Costa Rica
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Limón province: East of San José, principally railroad area between Limón and Siquirres, road south of Limón.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Costa Rica
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Limón province: East of San José, principally railroad area between Limón and Siquirres, road south of Limón..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Jamaican Creole English (65,000 speakers)
Language Code jam   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Jamaican Creole English
Primary Language Jamaican Creole English (65,000 speakers)
Language Code jam   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Jamaican Creole English

Primary Language:  Jamaican Creole English

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes
Bible-New Testament Yes   (2012)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus film: view in Jamaican Creole English
Text / Printed Matter Bible: The Jamaican New Testament
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 15.00 %)
94.40 %
Ethnic Religions
3.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.60 %
Other / Small
2.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
2.6 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
52.4 %
Photo Source The Masters View / Howard Erickson  
Map Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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