• PEOPLE CLUSTER: AFRO-CARIBBEAN, FRANCOPHONE

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QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 18

Population: 13,342,950

Unreached people groups: 2

UPG population: 139,200

Unengaged UPGs: 1

UUPG population: 3,200

Number of countries: 11


Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans

Overview: Afro-Caribbeans are Caribbean people who trace their full or partial ancestry to Africa. Their ancestors were taken from Africa to the Caribbean islands via the trans-Atlantic slave trade between the 15th and 19th centuries. The Francophone Afro-Caribbean people cluster encompasses people of African or mixed African-Caribbean descent who speak French or a French-based creole.

Peoples within this cluster: Beke White Creole; Guadeloupean Creole French; Guianese Mulatto; Haitian; Karipuna Crioulu

Countries where they are found: Brazil; Canada; Cuba; Dominica; Dominican Republic; French Guiana; Guadeloupe; Haiti; Jamaica; Martinique; United States


People groups: 18

Population: 13,342,950

Unreached people groups: 2

UPG population: 139,200

Unengaged UPGs: 1

UUPG population: 3,200

Number of countries: 11