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White Surinamese

White Surinamese
Languages
Dutch, Sranan Tongo, Portuguese
Religion
Christianity
Related ethnic groups
White Latin American

White Surinamese or European Surinamese are Surinamese people whose ancestry lies within the continent of Europe.

As of 2013, people of solely European descent are a small minority in Suriname, accounting for only 1% of the country's population. The largest European ethnic groups in Suriname are the Dutch and the Portuguese.[1]

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