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TRIBES OF ODISHA

TRIBES OF ODISHA

TRIBES OF ODISHA

Kandha Gauda

Region: Kandhamal, Nabrangpur and Sundergarh

Population*: 26,403

Language: Kui and Odia

Origin: The term Kandha Gauda is derived from Kondh meaning hill and Gauda meaning headman. The community is considered to be related to the larger Kondh community.

Occupation: Traditionally cattle herders, they also cultivate their own lands or work as agricultural labour.

*Scheduled Tribes Population as per Census 2011 data.
 PVTGs Population as per Micro Project Survey Data, 2010

Kandha Gauda

Region: Kandhamal, Nabrangpur and Sundergarh

Population*: 26,403

Language: Kui and Odia

Origin: The term Kandha Gauda is derived from Kondh meaning hill and Gauda meaning headman. The community is considered to be related to the larger Kondh community.

Occupation: Traditionally cattle herders, they also cultivate their own lands or work as agricultural labour.

*Scheduled Tribes Population as per Census 2011 data.
 PVTGs Population as per Micro Project Survey Data, 2010

Kandha Gauda

Region: Kandhamal, Nabrangpur and Sundergarh

Population*: 26,403

Language: Kui and Odia

Origin: The term Kandha Gauda is derived from Kondh meaning hill and Gauda meaning headman. The community is considered to be related to the larger Kondh community.

Occupation: Traditionally cattle herders, they also cultivate their own lands or work as agricultural labour.

*Scheduled Tribes Population as per Census 2011 data.
 PVTGs Population as per Micro Project Survey Data, 2010

Kandha Gauda

Region: Kandhamal, Nabrangpur and Sundergarh

Population*: 26,403

Language: Kui and Odia

Origin: The term Kandha Gauda is derived from Kondh meaning hill and Gauda meaning headman. The community is considered to be related to the larger Kondh community.

Occupation: Traditionally cattle herders, they also cultivate their own lands or work as agricultural labour.

*Scheduled Tribes Population as per Census 2011 data.
 PVTGs Population as per Micro Project Survey Data, 2010