Kazak
 
Indigenous Group Kazak (Also known as: Kazakh)
Location China, mainly in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Ili Kazak Autonomous Prefecture, Mori Kazak and Barkol Kazak Autonomous Counties; some located in the Qinghai Province, Haixi Mongolian, Tibetan and Kazak Autonomous Prefectures, and Gansu Province, Aksay Kazak Autonomous County
Estimated Population 1.11 million (2004, China Internet Information Center)
Environment Plains and valleys
Lifestyle Nomadic
Subsistence Animal Husbandry
Level of Assimilation Traditional
Language Family Kazakh
Classification:
Altaic, Turkic, Western, Aralo-Caspian (Turkic branch of the Altaic language family)

Dialects:
Northeastern Kazakh, Southwestern Kazakh
Website URLs http://www.china.org.cn/...
http://www.chsource.org/...
http://www.beijingportal.com.cn/...
http://www.chinatown-online.co.uk/...
http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/...
http://www.orientaltravel.com/...
http://www.xinjiangtour.com/...
NGOs none found