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Les ethnies des hauts plateaux(Musée des ethnies)

Vietnam is a multiethnic country with over fifty distinct groups (54 are recognized by the Vietnamese government), each with its own language, lifestyle, and cultural heritage. Many of the local ethnic groups are known collectively in the West as Montagnard or Degar. The largest ethnic groups are: Kinh (Viet) 86.2%, Tay 1.9%, Tai Ethnic 1.7%, 1.5%, Khmer Krom 1.4%, Hoa 1.1%, Nùng 1.1%, Hmong 1%, others 4.1% (1999 census). The Vietnamese term for ethnic group is (literally "minority people").

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Helen Betts07-Jun-2016 10:20
What an excellent portrait of this beautiful woman with a marvelous smile.
Ken Chambers ARPS06-Jun-2016 20:36
Lovely smile that shows off a nice set of teeth !
joseantonio06-Jun-2016 18:18
beautiful and friendly smile.V.