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TRIBES OF ODISHA

TRIBES OF ODISHA

TRIBES OF ODISHA

Kol

Region: Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj and Balasore

Population*: 4,058

Language: Kol or Kolarian, Hindi and Odia

Origin: The word Kol is probably derived from the Mundari word ko meaning they, or horo meaning men. The Kol, Kol Lohara and Munda all belong to the same group as the Kolha, and were initially identified as Kolharian tribes.

Occupation: They are mainly engaged in cultivation and wage labour.

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

Kol

Region: Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj and Balasore

Population*: 4,058

Language: Kol or Kolarian, Hindi and Odia

Origin: The word Kol is probably derived from the Mundari word ko meaning they, or horo meaning men. The Kol, Kol Lohara and Munda all belong to the same group as the Kolha, and were initially identified as Kolharian tribes.

Occupation: They are mainly engaged in cultivation and wage labour.

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

Kol

Region: Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj and Balasore

Population*: 4,058

Language: Kol or Kolarian, Hindi and Odia

Origin: The word Kol is probably derived from the Mundari word ko meaning they, or horo meaning men. The Kol, Kol Lohara and Munda all belong to the same group as the Kolha, and were initially identified as Kolharian tribes.

Occupation: They are mainly engaged in cultivation and wage labour.

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

Kol

Region: Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj and Balasore

Population*: 4,058

Language: Kol or Kolarian, Hindi and Odia

Origin: The word Kol is probably derived from the Mundari word ko meaning they, or horo meaning men. The Kol, Kol Lohara and Munda all belong to the same group as the Kolha, and were initially identified as Kolharian tribes.

Occupation: They are mainly engaged in cultivation and wage labour.

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