Ho
Indigenous Group Ho (Also known as: Lanka Kol, Bihar Ho)
Location India, Jharkhand, Singhbhum District, Orissa, Mayurbhanj and Koenjhar districts, West Bengal.
Estimated Population 1,077,000 (1997, SIL International)
Environment Highland / Valley / Riverine
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Animal Husbandry / Gatherer / Hunter / Paid Labor
Level of Assimilation Assimilated
Language Family Ho
Classification: Austro-Asiatic, Munda, North Munda, Kherwari, Mundari
Dialects: Lohara, Chaibasa-Thakurmunda, Khanwar, Kharar, Kharoali, Kharwari.
Website URLs Ho People
Ho Tribe
Jarkhandi World
The Ho Language
Ethnologue: Ho, A Language of India
NGOs Development Resource Centre (DRC)