• PEOPLE NAME: EAST INDIANS OF SINT MAARTEN

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PEID: 16400

ROP: 108730

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Afro-Caribbean, Anglophone

Language: Caribbean Hindustani - (hns)

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Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: Sint Maarten

Also found in: French Guiana; Guyana; Netherlands; Suriname; Trinidad and Tobago

Population: 700

Global Population: 891,450


PEID: 16400

ROP: 108730

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The East Indians of Sint Maarten, numbering 700, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Afro-Caribbean, Anglophone people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 891,450 in 6 countries. Their primary language is Caribbean Hindustani. The primary religion practiced by the East Indians is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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