Mongolian
 
Indigenous Group Mongolian
Location China, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, with the rest residing in Liaoning, Jilin, Heilongjiang, Xinjiang, Qinghai, Gansu, Ningxia, Hebei, Henan, Sichuan, Yunnan and Beijing.
Estimated Population 4.8 million (2004, China Internet Information Center)
Environment Mountains / Highlands / Lowlands / Desert
Lifestyle Nomadic
Subsistence Animal Husbandry
Level of Assimilation Traditional
Language Family Mongolian
Classification:
Altaic, Mongolian, Eastern, Oirat-Khalkha, Khalkha-Buriat, Mongolian proper (Mongolian group of the Altaic language family).

Dialects:
Chahar, Ordos, Tumut, Shilingol, Ulanchab, Jo-uda, Jostu, Jirim, Ejine.
Website URLs www.china.org.cn/...
www.travelchinaguide.com/...
www.beijingportal.com.cn/...
www.chinatown-online.co.uk/...
www.chinagate.com.cn/...
www.fmprc.gov.cn/...
www.orientaltravel.com/...
NGOs www.smhric.org