Chote
Indigenous Group Chote (Also known as: Chawtes, Chothe, Chowte, Purum)
Location India, Southeast Manipur, Chandel District, Ajouhu, Chandrapoto, Chandolpokpi, Khongkhang, Laininghu, Lamlanghupi, Lirungtabi, Lunghu, Lungle, Nagaland, New Wangparal, Old Wangparal, Pumthapokpi, Purumchumbang, Tampokhu, Zeonthang
Estimated Population 2,675 (2001, Manipur Online)
Environment Highland / Forest
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Handicraft Sales
Level of Assimilation Assimilated
Language Family Naga, Chothe
Classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Kuki-Chin, Kuki-Chin-Naga, Northern
Alternate Names: Chawte, Chothe, Chowte
Dialects: Aimol, Tarao Naga (Source: Ethnologue)
Website URLs Ethnologue: Naga Chothe, A Language of India
NGOs NEZCC -North East Zone Cultural Centre