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Kurds
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Kurds

Profile Kurds are the largest ethnic and linguistic minority in Turkey. The estimated numbers claimed by various sources range from…

Armenians
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Armenians

Profile At 1.3 per cent of the population, Armenians are the third largest minority group with a population of 120,300…

Bougainvilleans
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Bougainvilleans

Bougainvilleans Most Bougainvilleans are Melanesians though there are Polynesians on an outlying atoll that is part of the province. All…

Moro Muslims
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Moro Muslims

Profile Moro is the name by which Filipino Muslim ethno-linguistic groups are usually known. While the 2010 Census estimated that…

Tamils
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Tamils

Profile There are two groups of Tamils numbering in total some 3.1 million (2012 Census): ‘Sri Lankan Tamils’ (also known…

Malay Muslims
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Malay Muslims

Estimated population: 1.5 million Ethnicity: Malay First language/s: Yaweh/ Yawi/ Jawi Religion/s: Mainly Sunni Muslim Profile In 2016, Thailand’s population…

Nagas
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Nagas

Profile  Nagas are a hill people who are estimated to number about 2.5 million (1.8 million in Nagaland, 0.6 million in Manipur and 0.1 million in Arunachal…

Indigenous peoples
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Indigenous peoples

Profile  Mexico has one of the largest and most diverse indigenous populations in Latin America. Although the country had recognized…

Beja
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Beja

Profile Beja of the deserts of eastern Sudan and arid mountains of the Red Sea Hills are among the country’s…

Diola (Jola)
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Diola (Jola)

Profile Casamance is a small area between Gambia and Guinea-Bissau. It comprises Ziguinchor and Kolda, two of the country’s eight…