Barbadian people facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Barbadians
Barbados
Ashley cole.jpgRihanna-brisbane.jpgAllsaints8.jpgShirley Chisholm.jpg
Notable Barbadian people:
Ashley Cole, Rihanna
Shaznay Lewis, Shirley Chisholm
Total population
(Est. 400,000)
Regions with significant populations
 Barbados
(Nationwide)
284,589
 United Kingdom
(London, Manchester, Birmingham)
60,000
 United States
(New York, Massachusetts)
54,509
 Canada
(Toronto)
20,000
Languages
English (Bajan, British English, American English)
Religion
Christianity (Predominantly Protestantism)
Related ethnic groups
Demographics of Barbados, Barbadian British, Barbadian American, Barbadian Brazilian, Canadians of Barbadian origin, African diaspora, Black people, Indians in Barbados, Barbadian Jews

Barbadians or Bajans are people from the Caribbean island of Barbados. They can live on Barbados or live in another country.

Diaspora

Many Bajans now live overseas and outside of Barbados. Most have moved to English language countries. There are some 60,000 Bajans in the United Kingdom, around 54,509 Bajans in the United States and 20,000 in Canada.

Related pages

See: List of famous Bajan people


Barbadian people Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.