People of Guyana

Guyana is a diverse nation

43.5% of the population is of East Indian origin
43.2% Afro-Guyanese
16.7% Multiracial
9.2% Amerindian and
0.46% other, mostly Chinese and Caucasian (most notably Portuguese and English).

Some Guyanese claim to have heritage from Syria, Iran and Spain.

English is the most common language among the Guyanese people in Guyana and its diaspora, however other languages including Caribbean Hindustani and Creole are also widely spoken and understood.