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Acehnese
Indigenous Group Acehnese (Also known as: Achinese, Atjeher, Orang Aceh, Acehnais, Acehno, Atjeh, Atjehnese, Achehnese, Achenese)
Location Indonesia, island of Sumatra, Special Region of Aceh (northernmost provincial-level unit of Sumatra)
Estimated Population 3,000,000 (1999, SIL International)
Environment Lowland / Rainforest
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture/ Fishing / Paid Labor/ Handicraft Sales
Level of Assimilation Assimilated
Language Family Acehnese
Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Malayic, Achinese-Chamic, Ashinese 
Alternative Names: Aceh, Achinese, Atjeher, Orang Aceh, Acehnais, Acehno, Atjeh, Atjehnese, Achehnese, Achenese 

Dialects: Banda Aceh, Baruh, Bueng, Daja, Pase, Pidie (Pedir, Timu), Tunong. 

Website URLs Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KILTV)
Wikipedia: Acehnese
1992 Library of Congress Report (Aceh cultural overview, statistics)
United Nations Report: tsunami's impact on environment
Minority Rights Group International Article: tsunami's impact on Aceh
Ethnologue 
NGOs The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO)
United States-Indonesia Society (USINDO) )
Oxfam 
Koalisi-Ham (Aceh NGO's Coalition for Human Rights) 
Tapol 
WALHI - Friends of the Earth Indonesia

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