Indigenous Group Mosuo (Also Known as: Moso, Musuo)
Location China, South-west region, Yunnan and Sichuan provinces
Estimated Population 40,000 (Retrieved 2007, Lugu Lake Mosuo Cultural Development Association)
Environment Highland
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Trade
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Mosuo
Classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Lolo-Burmese, Naxi
Website URLs Frontline World: Rough Cut - The Women's Kingdom “In China, how free can a women be?”
Wikipedia: Mosuo
Time Asia: Minority Report
BBC News: The Chinese region with women in charge
NGOs Lugu Lake Mosuo Cultural Development Association
The Center for Cultural Learning and Development (CCLD)