List of larger indigenous peoples of Russia

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The list of larger indigenous peoples of Russia includes extant indigenous peoples in the territory of Russia which are not listed in the official List of small-numbered indigenous peoples of Russia.

Titular nations[edit]

This sublist includes indigenous peoples of Russia which are titular nations, i.e., peoples who gave rise to the names of national entities: independent states or autonomous areas.

Indigenous peoples of Dagestan[edit]

This small republic has a relatively large number of ethnic groups and languages. According to a 2000 decree of the government of Russian Federation,[1] Dagestan was supposed to compile their own list of small-numbered indigenous peoples, to be included in the overall List of small-numbered indigenous peoples of Russia The peoples below do not fall under the criteria of the decree.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ A decree about small-numbered indigenous peoples of Russia (Russian)