Indigenous peoples in Guyana

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Indigenous Guyanese
The Lokono Artists Group.jpg
George Simon (Lokono) with members of the Lokono Artists Group. Left to Right: "Puffy" Clenkien, Telford Taylor, Ossie Hussein (standing), Foster Simon, George Simon and Lynus Clenkien
Regions with significant populations
 Guyana Approx. 78,492
10.5% of Guyana's population[1]
Languages
English, and Indigenous languages
Religion
Roman Catholicism, Evangelicalism, Irreligion, Native religions

Indigenous peoples in Guyana, or Native Guyanese, are Guyanese people who are of indigenous ancestry. They compromise approximately 10.5% of Guyana's population of 739,903.[1]

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  1. ^ a b [https://www.Starbroeknews.com/"Indian, African-Guyanese numbers continue to decline, in census finds mixed race and Amerindian population still growing. Retrieved 19 July 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Guyana." Ethnologue. Retrieved 7 Dec 2013.