Saturday, April 12, 2008

56 Ethnic Groups

IMG_4192, originally uploaded by yellojkt.

The Chinese love statistics and one that is commonly bandied about is that China has 56 ethnic groups. The majority of Chinese are Han, but the other groups are scattered around the country.

This chart at the Ethnic Minority Park lists them by region and shows typical native dress for each group.

For a more legible version of this picture see the original 8 megapixel version of the picture.

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