World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Afro-Turks and Caicos Islander

Article Id: WHEBN0040785961
Reproduction Date:

Title: Afro-Turks and Caicos Islander  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Version 1.0 Editorial Team/African diaspora articles by quality log, Afro-Caribbean, Other Black, Afro-Jordanian, Samaná Americans
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Afro-Turks and Caicos Islander

Afro-Turks and Caicos Islanders
Total population
Approx. 41,832
Regions with significant populations
 Turks and Caicos Islands (Approx. 41,832[1])
English, Turks and Caicos Creole
Related ethnic groups
Afro-Caymanian, Afro-Bahamian

Afro-Turks and Caicos Islanders or Black Turks and Caicos Islanders are Turks and Caicos Islanders who are of African descent.

As of 2013, people of African descent are the majority ethnic group in the Turks and Caicos Islands accounting for around 87.6% of the territory's population.[1]

References and footnotes

  1. ^ a b
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.