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|Regions with significant populations|
|Suriname (Approx. 167,000)|
|Dutch, Sranan Tongo, Caribbean Hindustani, Javanese|
|Hinduism, Islam, Christianity|
|Related ethnic groups|
As of 2013, people of Asian descent are the majority in Suriname, accounting for approximately 54% of the country's population. By national origin, 37% are Indian, 15% are Javanese, and 2% are Chinese.