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Luo
Indigenous Group Luo (Also Known As: Jo-Luo, Dholuo, Nilotic Kavirondo, Kavirondo Luo)
Location Kenya, Western Kenya, Nyanza Province. Also Found in Tanzania
Estimated Population 3,789,998 (1998, People Groups)
Environment Savannah / Tropical
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Fishing / Agriculture / Animal Husbandry
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Luo
Classification: Nilo-Saharan, Eastern Sudanic, Nilotic, Western, Luo, Southern, Luo-Acholi, Luo
Alternate Names: Dholuo, Nilotic Kavirondo, Kavirondo Luo
Website URLs Ethnologue: Luo, A language of Kenya
Luo People
Wikipedia, Luo
The Traditional Music and Cultures of Kenya
Luo language
Okot p'Bitek, Luo Poet
Luo Online Community
The Subas and Luos
NGOs Mama Maria Wellness Clinic
United Nations, Kenya
United Nations Development Programme, Kenya
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
World Bank, Kenya
Kenya AIDS NGOs Consortium (KANCO)
Kenya Human Rights Commission

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