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Indigenous Communities from Bangladesh

Chakma | Chin Khumi | Darlong | Garo | Oraon

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Chin, Khumi
 
Indigenous Group Chin, Khumi (Also known as: Khumi, Khami, Kami, Kumi, Khweymi, Khuni)
Location Bangladesh, Arakan Hills, Akyab, Bandarban, Thanchi, Ruma, Rowangchhari. Also in: Burma
Estimated Population 1,188 (Retrieved 2006, SIL International)
Environment Tropical / Forest / Highland / Riverine
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Fishing
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Chin, Khumi
Classification:
Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Kuki-Chin-Naga, Kuki-Chin, Southern, Khumi
Alternate names: Khumi, Khami, Kami, Kumi, Khweymi, Khuni
Dialects: Khimi, Yindi (Yindu), Khami, Ngala
Website URLs Ethnologue: Languages of Bangladesh
The Khumi
Indigenous People of Bangladesh: Khumi
Khumi Textile
Khumi Pictures
The Chin Languages
NGOs Chin Human Rights Organization
The Hans Rausing Endangered Languages Projects
Human Rights Congress for Bangladesh Minorities
Asia Center for Human Rights

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