Alorese
Indigenous Group Alorese
Location Indonesia, west and south of Bird's Head of Alor, north Ternate Island, pockets along northern Pantar and adjacent islands.
Estimated Population 25,000 (1997, SIL International)
Environment Mountain
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Handicraft Sales
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Alor
Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Central Malayo-Polynesian, Timor, Flores-Lembata.
Dialects: Lembata, Adonara.
Website URLs Ethnologue: Alor a language of Indonesia
Emuseum - Minnesota State University, Mankato
Alor Islands Tourism
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Wikipedia - Alor Island
NGOs Improvement of the District Health System in Nusa Tenggara Timur (NTT)
Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia - Walhi