Indigenous Group Nu
Location China; Yunnan Province, Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Prefecture; Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Weixi County.
Estimated Population 27,200 (2004, China Internet Information Center)
Environment Mountains
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Hunters / Gatherers / Fishing / Agriculture (corn, buckwheat, barley, potatoes and beans) / Some Nu people support themselves through cottage industries such as weaving, wine brewing, iron forging, etc.
Level of Assimilation Traditional / Assimilated
Language Family Nusu
Tibetan-Myanmese group of the Chinese-Tibetan language family.

Northern Nusu, Southern Nusu, Central Nusu.
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NGOs none found