Language:  Saramaccan

Population of Groups Speaking

35,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

3

Scripture Status

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Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Saramaccan French Guiana 3,200 33,000 Christianity 85.00 % 0.80 % -
 Saramaccan Suriname 30,000 33,000 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.80 % 1
Saramaccan, Matawari Suriname 1,300 1,300 Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.50 % -
  Totals:  3           1     1
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 
No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0           0     0

Language Alternate Names
Matawai
Matawari (Matawai)
Matoewari
Matuari
Saamáka
Saramaccaans

Dialects
Matawari
Saramacca

Dialect Alternate Names
Bush Negro
Matawai
Matoewari
Matuari

Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1974-2000
New Testament 1991-2009
Complete Bible None Reported

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