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Paite people

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Total population
c. 150,000[1]
Regions with significant populations
Churachandpur, Manipur, India, Burma, Karbi Anglong, Assam, Mizoram
Paite language
Related ethnic groups
Zomi  · Chin  ·  · Hmar  · Mizo  · Simte  · Vaiphei  · Zou  · Paite

Paite are a Zomi tribe dwelling in Bangladesh, Burma, and India. They are an ethnic group known and called in different names in Bangladesh and Burma whereas in India by the name 'Paite' which is a Scheduled Tribe in the states of Manipur and Mizoram, India.[2]


See also

List of Scheduled Tribes in India