• PEOPLE NAME: ANTILLEAN CREOLE OF ARUBA

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By A. Robles de Medina

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PEID: 16191

ROP: 100390

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Afro-Caribbean, Dutch

Language: Dutch - (nld)

Alternate Name(s): Curaçoleño, Curassese, Papiam, Papiamento, Papiamentoe

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Aruba

Also found in: Canada; Curacao; Germany; Germany; Netherlands; Sint Maarten

Population: 89,500

Global Population: 433,700


PEID: 16191

ROP: 100390

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Antillean Creole of Aruba, numbering 89,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Afro-Caribbean, Dutch people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 433,700 in 7 countries. Their primary language is Dutch. The primary religion practiced by the Antillean Creole is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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