Salar
 
Indigenous Group Salar
Location China, Qinghai Province, Xunhua Salar Autonomous County along the Huanghe River; some in Gansu and Xiang Provinces
Estimated Population 87,500 (2004, China Internet Information Center)
Environment Temperate Lowlands
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Animal Husbandry / Agriculture (wheat, barley, potatoes, buckwheat, pears, apricots, grapes, dates, apples, walnuts, and chili and red peppers).
Level of Assimilation Traditional
Language Family Salar
Classification:
Altaic, Turkic, Southern (Turkic branch of the Altaic language family).

Dialects:
Jiezi, Mengda.
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NGOs none found