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Senoi
 
Indigenous Group Senoi (Also known as: Sakai, Sengoi)
Location Malaysia, Northwest Pahang and Southern Perak, Selangor, Negri Sembilan, central mountain area
Estimated Population 18,327 (1981, Wurm and Hattori)
Environment Tropical forest and mountains
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Hunter / Gatherer / Agriculture
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional (West Senoi); Nearly Untouched (East Senoi)
Language Family Semai, bilingualism in Malay
Classification: Austro-Asiatic, Mon-Khmer, Aslian, Senoic
Alternative Names:

Dialects: Jelai, Orang Tanjong of Ulu Langat, Sungkai, Perak I, Perak II, Cameron, Telom, Bidor, Betau, Lipis, Bil, Ulu Kampar (Kampar)
Website URLs Ethnologue Page for Senoi
The Senoi Praaq Page
Nomad Hunter Gatherers
NGOs Centre for Orang Asli Concerns (COAC); Persatuan Orang Asli Semenanjung Malaysia (POASM); Indigenous People's Development Centre (IPDC)

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