• PEOPLE NAME: SURINAMESE CREOLE OF CURACAO

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PEID: 16405

ROP: 109625

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Affinity Group: American Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

People Cluster: Afro-Caribbean

Language: Sranan Tongo - (srn)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Curacao

Also found in: French Guiana; Netherlands; Suriname; United States

Population: 2,300

Global Population: 446,200


PEID: 16405

ROP: 109625

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Surinamese Creole of Curacao, numbering 2,300, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Afro-Caribbean people cluster within the Latin-Caribbean Americans affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 446,200 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Sranan Tongo. The primary religion practiced by the Surinamese Creole is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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