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Cooperative Republic of Guyana (Guyana)

Guyana

Also known as: Guyana (Deutsch, español, Italiano, polski, Português), le Guyana (français), 圭亞那 (正體中文), ガイアナ (日本語), Guiana (latine)

Formerly: British Guinea

Continent: South America

Capital: Georgetown

Area: 196,849 km²

Population: 735,554

Religions: Protestant 34.8% (Pentecostal 22.8%, Seventh Day Adventist 5.4%, Anglican 5.2%, Methodist 1.4%), Hindu 24.8%, Roman Catholic 7.1%, Muslim 6.8%, Jehovah's Witness 1.3%, Rastafarian 0.5%, other Christian 20.8%, other 0.9%, none 3.1%

Languages: English (official), Guyanese Creole, Amerindian languages (including Caribbean and Arawak languages), Indian languages (including Caribbean Hindustani, a dialect of Hindi), Chinese

Ethnic Groups: East Indian 39.8%, black (African) 29.3%, mixed 19.9%, Amerindian 10.5%, other 0.5% (includes Portuguese, Chinese, white)

Motto: One People, One Nation, One Destiny (English)

Neighbouring Countries: Venezuela Venezuela, → Suriname Suriname, ↓ Brazil Brazil


Circumscriptions (1): Dioceses (1)


Roman Rite (1): Georgetown


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Apostolic Nunciature: Guyana Archbishop Fortunatus Nwachukwu (58)

Conference of Bishops: Antilles Episcopal Conference (A.E.C.) Link Bishop Gabriel Malzaire (61)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Consejo Episcopal Latinoamericano (C.E.L.A.M.) LinkTwitter Feed Cardinal Jesús Rubén Salazar Gómez (76)


as of 2018.10.24

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