Khond
Indigenous Group Khond (Also known as: Kandhs, Raj Khonds)
Location India, Orissa, Srikakulam, Phulbani, Koraput, Ganjam, Andhra Pradesh, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Jharkhand
Estimated Population 1,396,000 (2001, Census of India)
Environment Plain / Plateau / Forest / Subtropic
Lifestyle Semi-nomadic
Subsistence Agriculture / Hunting
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Kui
Classification: Dravidian, South-Central, Gondi-Kui, Konda-Kui, Manda-Kui, Kui-Kuvi
Alternate Names: Kandh, Khondi, Khond, Khondo, Kanda, Kodu (Kódu), Kodulu, Kuinga (Kúinga), Kuy
Dialects: Khondi, Gumsai
Website URLs Khond Photos
Wikipedia – Khond
Ethnologue: Kui, A Language of India
Forest dependence
Khond Information
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