Indigenous Group Gelo (Also known as: Gelo)
Location China, Guizhou, Guangxi, Yunnan, Sichuan
Estimated Population 438,200 (1990, China Census)
Environment Highland
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Animal husbandry
Level of Assimilation Assimilated
Language Family Gelao
Classification: : Tai-Kadai, Kadai, Ge-Chi
Alternate Names: Gelo, Kelao, Keleo, Kehlao, Klau, Klo, Ilao, Khi, Chilao, Lao
Dialects:Qau (Gao, Aqao), A'ou (A'uo), Hagei (Hakei, Hakhi), Duoluo (Toluo).
Website URLs Ethnologue report of language code: gio – China’s Official Gateway to News & Information
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China
China Development Gateway
Chi na Folklore Photographic Association
Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco
Travel China Guide
NGOs Chi na Folklore Photographic Association