|Regions with significant populations|
|Kalmykia||a few thousands?|
|Tibetan Buddhism, Shamanism, Atheism|
|Related ethnic groups|
|other Mongols, especially other Oirats|
The Khoid (Northern ones/people) people are an Oirat subgroup of the Choros origin. They were one of largest tribes of the Western Mongols but many (ten thousands?) of the Khoids were killed by the Manchu army during the fall of the Zunghar Khanate (1755-1758).
- Хойты census of 1999.