• PEOPLE NAME: GUYANESE OF FRENCH GUIANA

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PEID: 22279

ROP: 103602

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: North American Peoples

People Cluster: Afro-American, Northern

Language: Guyanese Creole English - (gyn)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: French Guiana

Also found in: Guyana; Suriname; United States

Population: 19,500

Global Population: 690,000


PEID: 22279

ROP: 103602

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Guyanese of French Guiana, numbering 19,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Afro-American, Northern people cluster within the North American Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 690,000 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Guyanese Creole English. The primary religion practiced by the Guyanese is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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