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Batak Mandailing
Indigenous Group Batak Mandailing (Also known as: Mandailing Batak, Batta, Orang Mandailing)
Location Indonesia, island of Sumatra, Sumatera Utara Province, north-central Sumatra.
Estimated Population 400,000 (1989, SIL International)
Environment Highland /Rainforest
Lifestyle Sedentary 
Subsistence Agriculture / Handicraft Sales / Paid Labor
Level of Assimilation Assimilated
Language Family Batak Mandailing
Classification: :Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Sundic, Sumatra, Batak, Southern 
Alternate Names: Mandailing Batak, Batta, Orang Mandailing 

Dialects: Dorot, Bobasan, Serbodjadi, Tampur. Not closely related to other languages 
Website URLs Mandailing
Ramadan: Mandailing
KITLV: Mandailing
Wikipedia: Batak (Mandailing, as ethnic subset of Batak group)
1993 Library of Congress Report (Batak cultural overview, statistics): 
Joshua Project:
NGOs Horas Mandailing

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