Indigenous Group Juang (Also known as: Juango, Patuas, Patra-Saara, Patra-Savara, Puttooas)
Location India, Orissa, Eastern Dhenkanal, Northern Angul, Southern Keonjhar , districts
Estimated Population 50,000 (2000, SIL International)
Environment Highland / Plain / Forest / Plateau / Jungle
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Paid Labor / Hunter / Gatherer / Trade
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Juang
Austro-Asiatic, Munda, South Munda, Kharia-Juang
Alternate names: Puttooas, Patua, Patra-Saara, Juango
Dialects: Kolarian
Website URLs Ethnologue Juang a language of India
InfoChange News & Features - The hamlet that Orissa forgot, By Manipadma Jena
Orissa Tourism Tribal Heritage
Tribes of Keonjhar district
Development of Ecotourism in Tribal Regions of Orissa
PIB Press Release, Ministry of Tribal Affairs: Extinction of Juang Tribes
NGOs Juang Development Agency